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Scientist salary in Seattle Metro Area, WA

Average salary
$88,500/yr
Based on 432 income tax records
$35,500
$282,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$35,500
$282,500
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 Seattle Metro Area, WA is $88,500 per year. These insights are exclusive to Mint Salary and are based on 432 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported this type of occupation. Scientist salaries in Seattle Metro Area, WA can vary between $35,500 to $282,500 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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Redmond, WA
11 income tax records
$211,000/yr
$93K – $294K
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Lynnwood, WA
10 income tax records
$104,500/yr
$87K – $132K
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Bellevue, WA
16 income tax records
$95,000/yr
$72K – $136K
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Kenmore, WA
10 income tax records
$93,000/yr
$80K – $108K
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Bothell, WA
16 income tax records
$88,500/yr
$73K – $130K
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Seattle, WA
278 income tax records
$86,000/yr
$60K – $125K
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Portland, OR
60 income tax records
$73,000/yr
$57K – $96K

Scientist salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Amazon, King County, WA
17 income tax records
$254,000/yr
$235K – $291K
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Juno Therapeutics, King County, WA
10 income tax records
$116,000/yr
$91K – $140K
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Allen Institute, King County, WA
14 income tax records
$78,000/yr
$57K – $84K
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Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research, King County, WA
18 income tax records
$77,500/yr
$66K – $116K
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University Of Washington, King County, WA
48 income tax records
$58,000/yr
$48K – $81K
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Seattle Children's Hospital, King County, WA
10 income tax records
$56,000/yr
$45K – $67K

Scientist demographics in Seattle Metro Area, WA

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43% are single
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57% are married
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39% have kids
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56% own a home

Scientist salaries by age

$0
$28,375
$56,750
$85,125
$113,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Scientists in Seattle Metro Area, WA

432 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a scientist in Seattle Metro Area, WA is $88,500 per year. Scientist salaries in Seattle Metro Area, WA can vary between $35,500 to $282,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 432 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as scientist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for scientists near Seattle Metro Area, WA: Amazon ($254,000 a year), Juno Therapeutics ($116,000 a year), and Allen Institute ($78,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for scientists near Seattle Metro Area, WA: Redmond, WA ($211,000 a year), Lynnwood, WA ($104,500 a year), and Bellevue, WA ($95,000 a year).
*Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Learn more
**Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.