Physicist III Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Physicist III make in District of Columbia? The average Physicist III salary in District of Columbia is $108,990 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $92,888 and $136,069. 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% $92,888 10% $78,228 90% $160,724 75% $136,069 $108,990 50%(Median)
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Physicist III 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 III describes and illustrates observations and conclusions in mathematical terms. Devises procedures for physical testing of materials. Additionally, Physicist III conducts instrumental analyses to determine physical properties of materials. Requires a master's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Physicist III contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be a Physicist III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $108,441 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $108,441 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $108,441 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $108,441 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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