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Scientist salary in Virginia

Average salary
$78,500/yr
Based on 528 income tax records
$34,000
$153,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$34,000
$153,500
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 Virginia is $78,500 per year. These insights are exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 528 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported this type of occupation. Scientist salaries in Virginia can vary between $34,000 to $153,500 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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Arlington, VA
34 income tax records
$97,500/yr
$81K – $119K
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Fairfax, VA
14 income tax records
$95,500/yr
$84K – $117K
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Alexandria, VA
45 income tax records
$93,500/yr
$73K – $113K
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Reston, VA
10 income tax records
$92,000/yr
$68K – $110K
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King George, VA
26 income tax records
$90,500/yr
$72K – $107K
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Virginia Beach, VA
10 income tax records
$84,000/yr
$72K – $105K
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Ashburn, VA
16 income tax records
$79,500/yr
$70K – $114K
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Fredericksburg, VA
45 income tax records
$77,500/yr
$75K – $98K
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Charlottesville, VA
14 income tax records
$68,500/yr
$48K – $97K
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Glen Allen, VA
11 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$49K – $66K
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Henrico, VA
27 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$42K – $68K
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Richmond, VA
58 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$35K – $49K

Scientist salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Department Of The Interior, Virginia
18 income tax records
$108,500/yr
$98K – $127K
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Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Virginia
11 income tax records
$104,500/yr
$79K – $132K
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National Finance Center, Virginia
11 income tax records
$98,500/yr
$92K – $117K
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US Department Of Defense, Virginia
138 income tax records
$93,000/yr
$77K – $112K
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PPD, Virginia
56 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$37K – $56K
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Department Of General Services, Virginia
10 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$36K – $48K

Scientist demographics in Virginia

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47% are single
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53% are married
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38% have kids
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57% own a home

Scientist salaries by age

$0
$27,750
$55,500
$83,250
$111,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Scientists in Virginia

528 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a scientist in Virginia is $78,500 per year. Scientist salaries in Virginia can vary between $34,000 to $153,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 528 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as scientist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for scientists in Virginia: Department of The Interior ($108,500 a year), Howard Hughes Medical Institute ($104,500 a year), and National Finance Center ($98,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for scientists in Virginia: Arlington, VA ($97,500 a year), Fairfax, VA ($95,500 a year), and Alexandria, VA ($93,500 a year).
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**Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.