Scientist salary in Durham, NC

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Based on 181 income tax records
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The average total salary for a Scientist is $78,000 per year. This is based on data from 181 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Scientist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Scientist salary can vary between $32,500 to $149,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Scientist salary by company

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Kbibiopharma, Durham County, NC
13 income tax records
$76K – $134K
Duke University, Durham County, NC
34 income tax records
$35K – $119K
University Of North Carolina, Durham County, NC
10 income tax records
$23K – $98K

Scientist demographics in Durham, NC

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42% are single
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58% are married
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32% have kids
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64% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Scientists in Durham, NC

181 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a scientist in Durham, NC is $78,000 per year. Scientist salaries in Durham, NC can vary between $32,500 to $149,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 181 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as scientist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for scientists near Durham, NC: Kbibiopharma ($87,500 a year), Duke University ($56,000 a year), and University of North Carolina ($52,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for scientists near Durham, NC: Hillsborough, NC ($117,500 a year), Chapel Hill, NC ($97,500 a year), and Apex, NC ($95,000 a year).
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
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.