Scientist salary in Gaithersburg, MD

Average salary
$104,500/yr
Based on 109 income tax records
$46,500
$203,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
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56+
 
$83K
 
$104K
 
$127K
 
$136K
$46,500
$203,000
How much do Scientists make?
The average total salary for a Scientist is $104,500 per year. This is based on data from 109 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Scientist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Scientist salary can vary between $46,500 to $203,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Scientist salary by location

Scientist salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Department Of The Interior, Montgomery County, MD
20 income tax records
$127,500/yr
$93K – $153K
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AstraZeneca, Montgomery County, MD
18 income tax records
$127,000/yr
$44K – $291K
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National Finance Center, Montgomery County, MD
39 income tax records
$122,500/yr
$71K – $154K
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Medimmune, Montgomery County, MD
44 income tax records
$114,500/yr
$78K – $235K
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Meso Scale Diagnostics, Montgomery County, MD
12 income tax records
$85,000/yr
$53K – $121K
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Kelly Services, Montgomery County, MD
21 income tax records
$79,500/yr
$61K – $104K
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State Of Maryland, Montgomery County, MD
12 income tax records
$64,000/yr
$27K – $125K

Scientist demographics in Gaithersburg, MD

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31% are single
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69% are married
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52% have kids
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64% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Scientists in Gaithersburg, MD

109 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a scientist in Gaithersburg, MD is $104,500 per year. Scientist salaries in Gaithersburg, MD can vary between $46,500 to $203,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 109 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as scientist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for scientists near Gaithersburg, MD: US Department of Defense ($128,500 a year), Department of The Interior ($127,500 a year), and AstraZeneca ($127,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for scientists near Gaithersburg, 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.