How much does a Physicist V make in the United States? The average Physicist V salary in the United States is $135,208 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $123,168 and $162,407. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
Physicist V 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 V describes and illustrates observations and conclusions in mathematical terms. Devises procedures for physical testing of materials. Additionally, Physicist V conducts instrumental analyses to determine physical properties of materials. Requires a master's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Physicist V works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. Works autonomously. Goals are generally communicated in solution or project goal terms. May provide a leadership role for the work group through knowledge in the area of specialization. To be a Physicist V typically requires 10+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description
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What does a Physicist V do?
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Seek to appropriately identify and resolve challenges.
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Communicate in a clear, respectful manner with team and management.
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Prepare plans including schedules, budgets and personnel requirements for solving major technical tasks identified by management.
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Physicist V in the United States. The base salary for Physicist V ranges from $123,168 to $162,407 with the average base salary of $135,208. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $124,458 to $163,042 with the average total cash compensation of $137,035.