Scientist salary in Tennessee

Average salary
Based on 341 income tax records
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The average total salary for a Scientist is $92,000 per year. This is based on data from 341 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Scientist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Scientist salary can vary between $36,000 to $199,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Scientist salary by company

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Utbattelle, Tennessee
72 income tax records
$73K – $204K
Eastman Chemical Company, Tennessee
17 income tax records
$69K – $195K
St Jude Childrens Res Hosp, Tennessee
54 income tax records
$51K – $235K
The University Of Tennessee, Tennessee
17 income tax records
$44K – $139K
Vanderbilt University, Tennessee
18 income tax records
$47K – $122K
Vanderbilt University Medical Ce, Tennessee
19 income tax records
$46K – $100K
State Of Tennessee, Tennessee
11 income tax records
$40K – $64K

Scientist demographics in Tennessee

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34% are single
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66% are married
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50% have kids
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66% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Scientists in Tennessee

341 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a scientist in Tennessee is $92,000 per year. Scientist salaries in Tennessee can vary between $36,000 to $199,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 341 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as scientist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for scientists in Tennessee: Utbattelle ($122,000 a year), Eastman Chemical Company ($116,000 a year), and St Jude Childrens Res Hosp ($87,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for scientists in Tennessee: Farragut, TN ($141,500 a year), Germantown, TN ($112,000 a year), and Oak Ridge, TN ($111,500 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.