Physicist V Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Physicist V make in District of Columbia? The average Physicist V salary in District of Columbia is $146,779 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $133,942 and $176,280. 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% $133,942 10% $122,254 90% $203,138 75% $176,280 $146,779 50%(Median)
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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 2020

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Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $146,041 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $146,041 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $146,041 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $146,041 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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