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Scientist salary in Illinois

Average salary
$83,500/yr
Based on 486 income tax records
$32,500
$198,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$32,500
$198,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

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The average salary for a Scientist in Illinois is $83,500 per year. These insights are exclusive to Mint Salary and are based on 486 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported this type of occupation. Scientist salaries in Illinois can vary between $32,500 to $198,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, and more. Read more
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Scientist salary by city

Location
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Vernon Hills, IL
10 income tax records
$121,500/yr
$79K – $150K
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Grayslake, IL
16 income tax records
$106,500/yr
$89K – $121K
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Evanston, IL
16 income tax records
$94,500/yr
$71K – $121K
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Naperville, IL
18 income tax records
$81,500/yr
$58K – $118K
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Chicago, IL
131 income tax records
$72,500/yr
$50K – $97K

Scientist salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Abbott, Illinois
22 income tax records
$110,500/yr
$93K – $134K
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Abbvie, Illinois
53 income tax records
$109,000/yr
$88K – $133K
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Uchicago Argonne, Illinois
36 income tax records
$106,500/yr
$88K – $132K
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Fermi Research Alliance, Illinois
19 income tax records
$105,500/yr
$94K – $122K
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Northwestern University, Illinois
18 income tax records
$65,000/yr
$44K – $75K
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University Of Illinois, Illinois
18 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$41K – $51K

Scientist demographics in Illinois

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43% are single
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57% are married
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41% have kids
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56% own a home

Scientist salaries by age

$0
$32,500
$65,000
$97,500
$130,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Scientists in Illinois

486 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a scientist in Illinois is $83,500 per year. Scientist salaries in Illinois can vary between $32,500 to $198,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 486 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as scientist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for scientists in Illinois: Abbott ($110,500 a year), Abbvie ($109,000 a year), and Uchicago Argonne ($106,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for scientists in Illinois: Vernon Hills, IL ($121,500 a year), Grayslake, IL ($106,500 a year), and Evanston, IL ($94,500 a year).
*Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Learn more
**Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.