Scientist salary in Minnesota

Average salary
Based on 415 income tax records
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The average total salary for a Scientist is $76,500 per year. This is based on data from 415 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Scientist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Scientist salary can vary between $34,500 to $172,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Scientist salary by company

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Medtronic, Minnesota
16 income tax records
$71K – $311K
3M, Minnesota
30 income tax records
$100K – $241K
Research Diagnostic Systems In, Minnesota
16 income tax records
$55K – $756K
Beckman Coulter, Minnesota
10 income tax records
$55K – $114K
Mayo Foundation For Medical Education And Research, Minnesota
24 income tax records
$52K – $192K
University Of Minnesota, Minnesota
59 income tax records
$32K – $108K
Pace Analytical Services, Minnesota
11 income tax records
$24K – $48K

Scientist demographics in Minnesota

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40% are single
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60% are married
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46% have kids
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66% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Scientists in Minnesota

415 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a scientist in Minnesota is $76,500 per year. Scientist salaries in Minnesota can vary between $34,500 to $172,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 415 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as scientist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for scientists in Minnesota: Medtronic ($127,500 a year), 3M ($127,000 a year), and Research Diagnostic Systems In ($80,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for scientists in Minnesota: Saint Paul, MN ($79,500 a year), Minneapolis, MN ($73,500 a year), and Rochester, MN ($65,500 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.