Scientist salary in Washington

Average salary
$91,000/yr
Based on 714 income tax records
$31,000
$298,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$31,000
$298,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Scientists make?
The average total salary for a Scientist is $91,000 per year. This is based on data from 714 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Scientist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Scientist salary can vary between $31,000 to $298,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Scientist salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Microsoft, Washington
13 income tax records
$314,000/yr
$246K – $428K
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Juno Therapeutics, Washington
34 income tax records
$146,000/yr
$117K – $187K
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TriNet, Washington
11 income tax records
$109,000/yr
$82K – $134K
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National Finance Center, Washington
16 income tax records
$98,500/yr
$73K – $128K
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US Department Of Defense, Washington
12 income tax records
$95,000/yr
$80K – $107K
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Allen Institute, Washington
34 income tax records
$86,500/yr
$75K – $100K
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Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research, Washington
36 income tax records
$84,000/yr
$66K – $124K
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Seattle Children's Hospital, Washington
16 income tax records
$71,000/yr
$64K – $91K
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University Of Washington, Washington
86 income tax records
$63,500/yr
$51K – $92K
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Washington State University, Washington
15 income tax records
$58,000/yr
$49K – $67K

Scientist demographics in Washington

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41% are single
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59% are married
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40% have kids
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59% own a home

Scientist salaries by age in Washington

$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 Washington

714 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a scientist in Washington is $91,000 per year. Scientist salaries in Washington can vary between $31,000 to $298,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 714 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as scientist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for scientists in Washington: Microsoft ($314,000 a year), Juno Therapeutics ($146,000 a year), and TriNet ($109,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for scientists in Washington: Bellevue, WA ($153,500 a year), Kirkland, WA ($120,000 a year), and Richland, WA ($108,000 a year).
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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
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.