Forensic Pathologist Salary in the United States

How much does a Forensic Pathologist make in the United States? The average Forensic Pathologist salary in the United States is $88,459 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $73,898 and $97,532. 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. 

Salary range for an Forensic Pathologist
$73,898 to $97,532
For Employees

Analyze the market and your qualifications to negotiate your salary with confidence.

Search thousands of open positions to find your next opportunity.

For Employers

Individualize employee pay based on unique job requirements and personal qualifications.

Get the latest market price for benchmark jobs and jobs in your industry.

Forensic Pathologist

Review the job openings and experience requirements for the Forensic Pathologist job to confirm that it is the job you are seeking.

See user submitted job responsibilities for Forensic Pathologist.

Job Openings for Forensic Pathologist
Pierce County Human Resources - Tacoma , Washington
Madigan Forensic Pathology Residents rotate through the program and work side-by-side with the Chief Medical Examiner and staff. The Office also hosts visiting residents from local Tribal Authorities
Monster - 9 days ago
Not the job you're looking for? Search more salaries here:

Are you an HR manager or compensation specialist?

Salary.com's CompAnalyst platform offers:

  • Detailed skills and competency reports for specific positions
  • Job and employee pricing reports
  • Compensation data tools, salary structures, surveys and benchmarks.
Learn about CompAnalyst

Understand the total compensation opportunity for a Forensic Pathologist, base salary plus other pay elements

Average Base Salary

Core compensation

 
 
 
73898
97532
88459

Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

 
 
 
75807
109874
92649
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Forensic Pathologist in the United States. The base salary for Forensic Pathologist ranges from $73,898 to $97,532 with the average base salary of $88,459. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $75,807 to $109,874 with the average total cash compensation of $92,649.

Discover how your pay is adjusted for skills, experience, and other factors

How much should you be paid?

For a real-time salary target, tell us more about your role in the four categories below.

73898
97532