Scientist salary in New York, NY

Average salary
$72,000/yr
Based on 260 income tax records
Total salary range: is $59,000 - $119,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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How much do Scientists make?
The average total salary for a Scientist is $72,000 per year. This is based on data from 260 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Scientist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Scientist salary can vary between $36,500 to $267,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Scientist salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Morrisville, PA
16 income tax records
$147,000/yr
$97K – $179K
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East Brunswick, NJ
17 income tax records
$129,000/yr
$93K – $157K
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White Plains, NY
18 income tax records
$128,500/yr
$104K – $176K
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Bridgewater, NJ
17 income tax records
$121,500/yr
$75K – $161K
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Doylestown, PA
12 income tax records
$119,000/yr
$76K – $160K
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Havertown, PA
12 income tax records
$109,000/yr
$90K – $150K
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Malvern, PA
17 income tax records
$108,500/yr
$68K – $134K
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Harleysville, PA
16 income tax records
$108,500/yr
$84K – $129K
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Phoenixville, PA
26 income tax records
$108,000/yr
$82K – $130K
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Ambler, PA
13 income tax records
$107,500/yr
$88K – $148K
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East Lyme, CT
12 income tax records
$107,000/yr
$82K – $136K
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Easton, PA
12 income tax records
$104,000/yr
$82K – $132K
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Livingston, NJ
11 income tax records
$104,000/yr
$96K – $123K
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Pottstown, PA
18 income tax records
$98,000/yr
$79K – $114K
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Guilford, CT
11 income tax records
$93,000/yr
$68K – $120K
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New Brunswick, NJ
11 income tax records
$92,000/yr
$72K – $116K
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Danbury, CT
12 income tax records
$91,000/yr
$78K – $133K
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Royersford, PA
18 income tax records
$90,500/yr
$79K – $112K
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Schenectady, NY
10 income tax records
$89,500/yr
$72K – $111K
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Edison, NJ
15 income tax records
$88,500/yr
$66K – $107K
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Princeton Junction, NJ
18 income tax records
$88,000/yr
$77K – $133K
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King Of Prussia, PA
27 income tax records
$87,000/yr
$72K – $107K
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Jersey City, NJ
33 income tax records
$86,500/yr
$64K – $110K
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Bronx, NY
17 income tax records
$84,000/yr
$61K – $99K
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Hillsborough, NJ
18 income tax records
$83,500/yr
$64K – $122K
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Hightstown, NJ
10 income tax records
$83,000/yr
$59K – $105K
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Somerset, NJ
18 income tax records
$80,500/yr
$68K – $107K
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Groton, CT
12 income tax records
$80,000/yr
$70K – $98K
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Plainsboro, NJ
13 income tax records
$79,500/yr
$64K – $88K
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Conshohocken, PA
21 income tax records
$79,500/yr
$72K – $95K
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Piscataway, NJ
20 income tax records
$79,500/yr
$53K – $103K
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Downingtown, PA
18 income tax records
$79,000/yr
$47K – $119K
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Morristown, NJ
12 income tax records
$78,500/yr
$70K – $85K
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Lansdale, PA
44 income tax records
$77,500/yr
$57K – $114K
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Troy, NY
12 income tax records
$76,500/yr
$54K – $100K
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Stamford, CT
10 income tax records
$76,000/yr
$65K – $102K
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Newark, DE
28 income tax records
$73,500/yr
$52K – $108K
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West Chester, PA
31 income tax records
$67,500/yr
$54K – $87K
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New Haven, CT
33 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$48K – $71K
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Lancaster, PA
34 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$33K – $47K

Scientist salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Weill Cornell Medicine, New York County, NY
12 income tax records
$133,000/yr
$84K – $150K
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Mount Sinai Hospital, New York County, NY
24 income tax records
$67,500/yr
$57K – $73K
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Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer, New York County, NY
21 income tax records
$62,000/yr
$53K – $101K
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Columbia University, New York County, NY
37 income tax records
$61,000/yr
$55K – $67K
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The Rockefeller University, New York County, NY
17 income tax records
$61,000/yr
$56K – $77K

Scientist demographics in New York, NY

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58% are single
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42% are married
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28% have kids
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8% own a home

Scientist salaries by age in New York, NY

$0
$31,125
$62,250
$93,375
$124,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Scientists in New York, NY

260 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a scientist in New York, NY is $72,000 per year. Scientist salaries in New York, NY can vary between $36,500 to $267,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 260 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 ($133,000 a year), Mount Sinai Hospital ($67,500 a year), and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer ($62,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for scientists near New York, NY: Morrisville, PA ($147,000 a year), East Brunswick, NJ ($129,000 a year), and White Plains, NY ($128,500 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.