Physicist I Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Physicist I make in District of Columbia? The average Physicist I salary in District of Columbia is $74,643 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $68,785 and $97,775. 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% $68,785 10% $63,452 90% $118,837 75% $97,775 $74,643 50%(Median)
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Physicist I researches subjects such as mechanics, heat, light, sound, electricity, pneumatics, magnetism, and radiation. Develops laws and theories of physics for their application to specific industries and fields. Being a Physicist I describes and illustrates observations and conclusions in mathematical terms. Devises procedures for physical testing of materials. Additionally, Physicist I conducts instrumental analyses to determine physical properties of materials. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Physicist I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be a Physicist I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $74,267 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $74,267 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $74,267 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $74,267 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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