How much does a Field Application Scientist make in the United States? The average Field Application Scientist salary in the United States is $86,006 as of June 28, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $74,639 and $98,816. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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What is a Field Application Scientist ?

A computer scientist is a person who has acquired the knowledge of computer science, the study of the theoretical foundations of information and computation and their application. Computer scientists typically work on the theoretical side of computer systems, as opposed to the hardware side that computer engineers mainly focus on (although there is overlap). Although computer scientists can also focus their work and research on specific areas (such as algorithm and data structure development and design, software engineering, information theory, database theory, computational complexity theory...

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Huntington Ingalls Industries - Norfolk , VA
The Data Scientist on the Software Development team provides modeling and simulation application ... related field; 7 years relevant experience with Masters in related field; 4 years relevant ... - 3 days ago
Applied Research Associates, Inc - Reston , VA
Demonstrated proficiency using Application Programming Interfaces to retrieve and manipulate data ... field. * Experience with Graph networks (e.g., Graph Neural Networks) and methods (e.g., Path ... - 2 days ago
Leidos - McLean , VA
... the employment application process, nor will Leidos ever advance money as part of the hiring ... Bachelor's degree in a highly quantitative subject or related field ( for example, statistics ...
JobLeads - 6 days ago
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory - Richmond , VA
... application domains and sponsor needs. Project specific responsibilities include developing ... related fields + Experience using operational/process simulation and analysis tools and ... - 3 days ago
Vysnova Partners Inc - Springfield , VA
Computer scientist experienced in complex application development including web services ... Greater than or equal to 15 years of work experience in a relevant field (to include government or ... - 7 days ago
Procession Systems - Fairfax , VA
Work with junior Data Scientist to elevate skills for breath and depth in the field. REQUIRED ... and the application of analysis algorithms on distributed, clustered, and cloud-based high ... - 43 days ago

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