Astronomer Salary in District of Columbia

How much does an Astronomer make in District of Columbia? The average Astronomer salary in District of Columbia is $125,447 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $123,454 and $144,752. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

25% $123,454 10% $121,639 90% $162,327 75% $144,752 $125,447 50%(Median)
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Astronomer studies, researches, and analyzes celestial phenomena. Develops methodologies to solve problems in physics and mathematics. Being an Astronomer may require an advanced degree and at least 2-4 years of direct experience in the field. A Ph. Additionally, Astronomer d is required for research and development positions. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on limited experiences and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $124,816 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $124,816 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $124,816 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $124,816 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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