Scientist salary in Columbia, MD

Average salary
$112,500/yr
Based on 61 income tax records
$44,500
$177,000
Age:
Average salary by age
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26-35
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$92K
 
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$121K
 
$132K
$44,500
$177,000
How much do Scientists make?
The average total salary for a Scientist is $112,500 per year. This is based on data from 61 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Scientist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Scientist salary can vary between $44,500 to $177,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Scientist salary by location

Scientist salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Jhu Applied Physics Laboratory, Howard County, MD
21 income tax records
$150,500/yr
$116K – $188K
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US Department Of Defense, Howard County, MD
45 income tax records
$114,500/yr
$71K – $158K
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State Of Maryland, Howard County, MD
10 income tax records
$68,000/yr
$60K – $98K

Scientist demographics in Columbia, MD

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23% are single
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77% are married
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57% have kids
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77% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Scientists in Columbia, MD

61 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a scientist in Columbia, MD is $112,500 per year. Scientist salaries in Columbia, MD can vary between $44,500 to $177,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 61 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as scientist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for scientists near Columbia, MD: Jhu Applied Physics Laboratory ($150,500 a year), US Department of Defense ($114,500 a year), and State of Maryland ($68,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for scientists near Columbia, MD: Herndon, VA ($150,500 a year), Falls Church, VA ($138,500 a year), and Reston, VA ($134,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.