How much does a Junior Scientist make? The average Junior Scientist salary is $49,762 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $45,155 and $56,449. 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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BluePath Labs - Sterling , VA
The Junior Scientist will support a 24/7 watch floor operation. There may be shift work and work schedules may vary depending on mission requirements. Employees may need to remain on call even when ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
Parsons - Chantilly , VA
... is hiring Junior Systems Engineers with a focus on space systems integration, innovation, and ... Bachelor's degree (STEM) in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field. * Must have an ...
Parsons - 11 days ago
Leidos - Arlington , VA
You will work alongside junior and senior softwaresystem engineers and researchdata scientists with expertise in multi-modal information retrieval, UI development, computer vision, metrics ... - 51 days ago
Royce Geospatial - Springfield , VA
Title: Jr. Data Scientist Location: Springfield, VA ***Must have an ACTIVE TS/SCI clearance required *** Work as part of a small team of data engineers, database developers and visualization ...
ZipRecruiter - 69 days ago
Peraton is seeking a Junior Systems Engineer in Chantilly, VA to support our Intelligence Community ... You hold a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering, or related field. * You ...
Peraton - 81 days ago
McIntire Solutions - Chantilly , VA
May provide work leadership to junior level employees. Required Qualifications * TS/SCI with CI Poly * Master's Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology, or Science, Technology ...
ZipRecruiter - 31 days ago

Junior Scientist Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Junior Scientist between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of October 28, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Junior Scientist in each city.
Click to see the salary for Junior Scientist in these major U.S. cities.
City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $62,202
Washington, DC $55,395
Miami, FL $48,444
Chicago, IL $52,792
Boston, MA $56,067
New York, NY $59,864
Dallas, TX $49,438
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What is the average salary for Junior Scientist in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Junior Scientist in the United States. The base salary for Junior Scientist ranges from $45,155 to $56,449 with the average base salary of $49,762. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $45,999 to $57,899 with the average total cash compensation of $50,997.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $49,762 $45,155 - $56,449
Bonus $1,235 $844 - $1,450
Total Pay $50,997 $45,999 - $57,899
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What's the difference between Junior Data Scientist and Junior Scientist?
According to our latest salary estimation on October 28, 2020. The average salary of Junior Scientist is $49,762, and the average salary of Junior Data Scientist is $85,474. The average salary of Junior Data Scientist is higher than Junior Scientist. ( 2020-10-28 )
I am a Junior Scientist, which location’s salary is higher, Barnstable, MA or New Britain, CT?
New Britain, CT typically sees higher pay than Barnstable, MA for Junior Scientist. a Junior Scientist Salary in New Britain, CT is $53,743 as of October 28, 2020; a Junior Scientist Salary in Barnstable, MA is $52,475 as of October 28, 2020. ( 2020-10-28 )
Why does the salary of a Junior Scientist vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-10-28 )
What are the Pay Factors for Junior Scientist?
Salary ranges for a Junior Scientist can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2020-10-28 )
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Last Update: October 28, 2020