Scientist salary in Saint Louis, MO

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Based on 174 income tax records
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The average total salary for a Scientist is $74,500 per year. This is based on data from 174 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Scientist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Scientist salary can vary between $35,000 to $163,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Scientist salary by company

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Bayer AG, St. Louis County, MO
21 income tax records
$72K – $172K
Pfizer, St. Louis County, MO
20 income tax records
$78K – $173K
Patheon Biologics, St. Louis County, MO
12 income tax records
$37K – $102K
Sigmaaldrich, St. Louis County, MO
16 income tax records
$48K – $77K
Washington University In St. Louis, St. Louis County, MO
48 income tax records
$40K – $214K

Scientist demographics in Saint Louis, MO

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47% are single
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53% are married
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40% have kids
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53% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Scientists in Saint Louis, MO

174 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a scientist in Saint Louis, MO is $74,500 per year. Scientist salaries in Saint Louis, MO can vary between $35,000 to $163,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 174 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as scientist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for scientists near Saint Louis, MO: Bayer AG ($132,500 a year), Pfizer ($94,500 a year), and Patheon Biologics ($72,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for scientists near Saint Louis, MO: Ballwin, MO ($103,500 a year), Chesterfield, MO ($102,500 a year), and Saint Charles, MO ($86,000 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.