Scientist salary in New York, NY

Average salary
Based on 217 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Scientists make?
The average total salary for a Scientist is $88,500 per year. This is based on data from 217 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Scientist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Scientist salary can vary between $42,500 to $275,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
Learn more about Mint Salary
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

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

From consenting TurboTax customers

Scientist salary by location

Scientist salary by company

Average salary per year*
Salary range**
Weill Cornell Medicine, New York County, NY
18 income tax records
$56K – $162K
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer, New York County, NY
18 income tax records
$46K – $274K
Mount Sinai Hospital, New York County, NY
20 income tax records
$50K – $223K
The Rockefeller University, New York County, NY
13 income tax records
$48K – $105K
Columbia University, New York County, NY
36 income tax records
$44K – $166K

Scientist demographics in New York, NY

single icon
49% are single
married icon
51% are married
have kids icon
34% have kids
own a home icon
12% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Scientists in New York, NY

217 full-time salaries from 2019
mint phone
Earn what you deserve.
Other scientists track salary trends in Mint, you should too.
The average salary for a scientist in New York, NY is $88,500 per year. Scientist salaries in New York, NY can vary between $42,500 to $275,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 217 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as scientist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for scientists near New York, NY: Weill Cornell Medicine ($102,000 a year), Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer ($77,000 a year), and Mount Sinai Hospital ($73,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for scientists near New York, NY: Basking Ridge, NJ ($143,000 a year), White Plains, NY ($142,000 a year), and Danbury, CT ($137,500 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.