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Scientist salary in US South Region

Average salary
$78,500/yr
Based on 4,291 income tax records
$32,000
$174,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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$32,000
$174,500
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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 US South Region is $78,500 per year. These insights are exclusive to Mint Salary and are based on 4,291 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported this type of occupation. Scientist salaries in US South Region can vary between $32,000 to $174,500 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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Amarillo Metro Area, TX
11 income tax records
$107,500/yr
$57K – $123K
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Washington Metro Area, DC
952 income tax records
$98,500/yr
$76K – $124K
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Knoxville Metro Area, TN
69 income tax records
$97,500/yr
$66K – $121K
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Winston Metro Area, NC
19 income tax records
$91,500/yr
$75K – $115K
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Huntsville Metro Area, AL
25 income tax records
$90,500/yr
$62K – $103K
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Baltimore Metro Area, MD
292 income tax records
$88,500/yr
$65K – $116K
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Philadelphia Metro Area, PA
762 income tax records
$86,000/yr
$62K – $120K
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Houston Metro Area, TX
306 income tax records
$85,500/yr
$59K – $117K
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Cincinnati Metro Area, OH
144 income tax records
$84,500/yr
$60K – $106K
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Palm Bay Metro Area, FL
20 income tax records
$82,000/yr
$72K – $108K
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Little Rock Metro Area, AR
12 income tax records
$81,500/yr
$72K – $88K
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Virginia Beach Metro Area, VA
40 income tax records
$81,500/yr
$64K – $109K
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Charlottesville Metro Area, VA
22 income tax records
$80,500/yr
$58K – $106K
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Augusta Metro Area, GA
18 income tax records
$80,500/yr
$68K – $122K
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Raleigh Metro Area, NC
284 income tax records
$79,000/yr
$61K – $104K
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Charleston Metro Area, SC
40 income tax records
$78,500/yr
$59K – $102K
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Durham Metro Area, NC
198 income tax records
$78,000/yr
$58K – $97K
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Charlotte Metro Area, NC
34 income tax records
$77,500/yr
$55K – $104K
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Birmingham Metro Area, AL
27 income tax records
$76,000/yr
$65K – $103K
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Memphis Metro Area, TN
56 income tax records
$75,500/yr
$53K – $106K
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Atlanta Metro Area, GA
210 income tax records
$74,000/yr
$54K – $98K
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Dallas Metro Area, TX
151 income tax records
$72,500/yr
$52K – $97K
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New Orleans Metro Area, LA
34 income tax records
$69,000/yr
$48K – $91K
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Miami Metro Area, FL
126 income tax records
$69,000/yr
$49K – $88K
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Austin Metro Area, TX
136 income tax records
$68,500/yr
$52K – $98K
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Louisville Metro Area, KY
12 income tax records
$67,500/yr
$51K – $103K
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Athens Metro Area, GA
18 income tax records
$65,000/yr
$47K – $107K
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College Station Metro Area, TX
21 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$50K – $88K
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San Antonio Metro Area, TX
80 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$51K – $85K
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Jacksonville Metro Area, FL
20 income tax records
$63,500/yr
$53K – $72K
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North Port Metro Area, FL
13 income tax records
$61,500/yr
$46K – $69K
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Oklahoma City Metro Area, OK
43 income tax records
$61,000/yr
$50K – $89K
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Nashville Metro Area, TN
61 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$47K – $82K
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Gainesville Metro Area, FL
66 income tax records
$57,500/yr
$46K – $72K
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Greensboro Metro Area, NC
15 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$47K – $73K
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Tampa Metro Area, FL
76 income tax records
$56,000/yr
$43K – $86K
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Orlando Metro Area, FL
37 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$46K – $92K
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Greenville Metro Area, SC
15 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$50K – $72K
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Baton Rouge Metro Area, LA
13 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$49K – $73K
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Lakeland Metro Area, FL
11 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$47K – $63K
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Richmond Metro Area, VA
135 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$39K – $67K
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Lexington Metro Area, KY
26 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$44K – $56K

Scientist salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Jhu Applied Physics Laboratory, US South Region
21 income tax records
$134,500/yr
$122K – $146K
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BASF, US South Region
13 income tax records
$130,000/yr
$101K – $160K
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AstraZeneca, US South Region
13 income tax records
$123,000/yr
$112K – $253K
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Utbattelle, US South Region
32 income tax records
$115,000/yr
$101K – $134K
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John L. Scott, US South Region
13 income tax records
$113,500/yr
$83K – $146K
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National Finance Center, US South Region
83 income tax records
$110,500/yr
$92K – $134K
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Medimmune, US South Region
36 income tax records
$110,000/yr
$104K – $130K
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Department Of The Interior, US South Region
98 income tax records
$102,500/yr
$86K – $121K
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US Department Of Defense, US South Region
480 income tax records
$102,000/yr
$84K – $124K
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Syngenta Crop Protection, US South Region
13 income tax records
$95,000/yr
$70K – $110K
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Howard Hughes Medical Institute, US South Region
14 income tax records
$93,500/yr
$73K – $135K
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The University Of Texas Health Science Center At Houston, US South Region
13 income tax records
$93,500/yr
$73K – $119K
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Becton Dickinson And Company, US South Region
12 income tax records
$92,500/yr
$81K – $103K
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Moffitt Cancer Center, US South Region
10 income tax records
$90,000/yr
$48K – $123K
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St Jude Childrens Res Hosp, US South Region
32 income tax records
$89,500/yr
$57K – $104K
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Biogen US Limited Partnership, US South Region
12 income tax records
$86,500/yr
$65K – $109K
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AECOM, US South Region
12 income tax records
$86,500/yr
$68K – $104K
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Kelly Services, US South Region
19 income tax records
$85,500/yr
$72K – $98K
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Leidos, US South Region
23 income tax records
$84,500/yr
$72K – $113K
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Kbibiopharma, US South Region
19 income tax records
$83,500/yr
$70K – $93K
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Alcon Research, US South Region
10 income tax records
$82,500/yr
$73K – $114K
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Insperity, US South Region
13 income tax records
$81,000/yr
$47K – $88K
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The Coca-Cola Company, US South Region
11 income tax records
$79,500/yr
$66K – $93K
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Beckman Coulter, US South Region
11 income tax records
$78,000/yr
$74K – $96K
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TriNet, US South Region
46 income tax records
$72,000/yr
$59K – $93K
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ADP, US South Region
10 income tax records
$72,000/yr
$61K – $129K
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Bioagilytix Labs, US South Region
12 income tax records
$71,500/yr
$56K – $78K
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The University Of Alabama At Birmingham, US South Region
11 income tax records
$71,000/yr
$51K – $127K
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Life Technologies, US South Region
13 income tax records
$70,500/yr
$59K – $82K
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The University Of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, US South Region
25 income tax records
$70,500/yr
$54K – $95K
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The Methodist Hospital, US South Region
10 income tax records
$66,500/yr
$47K – $78K
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Catalent Pharma Solutions, US South Region
16 income tax records
$66,500/yr
$58K – $79K
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Children's Hospital Medical Center, US South Region
10 income tax records
$66,000/yr
$47K – $92K
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University Of Miami, US South Region
18 income tax records
$63,500/yr
$51K – $96K
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Asuragen, US South Region
11 income tax records
$63,000/yr
$49K – $83K
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State Of Maryland, US South Region
45 income tax records
$62,500/yr
$50K – $91K
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University Of North Carolina, US South Region
30 income tax records
$62,000/yr
$50K – $86K
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Department Of Forensic Science, US South Region
10 income tax records
$61,000/yr
$49K – $67K
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Johns Hopkins University, US South Region
40 income tax records
$60,500/yr
$50K – $84K
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Dpt Laboratories, US South Region
15 income tax records
$58,500/yr
$54K – $63K
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Emory University, US South Region
23 income tax records
$58,000/yr
$49K – $70K
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The University Of Texas At Austin, US South Region
13 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$34K – $78K
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Duke University, US South Region
36 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$46K – $87K
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Baylor College Of Medicine, US South Region
34 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$42K – $91K
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Patheon Manufacturing, US South Region
15 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$47K – $73K
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UT Southwestern Medical Center, US South Region
31 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$43K – $92K
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South Florida Water Management D, US South Region
14 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$48K – $61K
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University Of Florida, US South Region
40 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$43K – $63K
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The University Of Tennessee, US South Region
14 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$48K – $63K
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PPD, US South Region
58 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$36K – $56K

Scientist demographics in US South Region

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41% are single
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59% are married
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46% have kids
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57% own a home

Scientist salaries by age

$0
$27,625
$55,250
$82,875
$110,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Scientists in US South Region

4,291 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a scientist in US South Region is $78,500 per year. Scientist salaries in US South Region can vary between $32,000 to $174,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 4,291 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as scientist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for scientists in US South Region: Jhu Applied Physics Laboratory ($134,500 a year), BASF ($130,000 a year), and AstraZeneca ($123,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for scientists in US South Region: Amarillo Metro Area, TX ($107,500 a year), Washington Metro Area, DC ($98,500 a year), and Knoxville Metro Area, TN ($97,500 a year).
*Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Learn more
**Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.