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Physicist Salary

A Physicist earns an average salary of £32,931 per year. Experience strongly influences income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.
£24,722 - £47,928
(Median)
25K
33K
40K
48K
MEDIAN: £32,931
10%
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National Salary Data

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£0£18K£36K£54K
Salary
£24,722 - £47,928  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £5,195  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£25,046 - £51,141  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 91
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Physicist Advice

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Experience Affects Physicist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 36%

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

National Average
₤33,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 41% dental benefits Dental: 9%
vision benefits Vision: 15% employee benefits None: 50%