Average Salary for Idaho National Laboratory Employees

Idaho National Laboratory employees bring home $76K annually on average. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Idaho Falls, Idaho 

Nuclear Energy and Allied

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Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach about $87K per year. The largest fraction of Idaho National Laboratory people (31 percent) have been working for 20 years or more and earn around $97K annually on average.


Research Scientists represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $88K per year.


In this position, it pays to have Engineering Design in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $88K annually. Microsoft Office is a popular skill among Idaho National Laboratory workers, with about a fourth of those surveyed reporting using it on the job.

Benefits and Perks

The firm looks out for its employees by sponsoring assorted retirement savings plans such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Health insurance is part of the package for most workers, and for a large number of respondents, dental coverage is too. Idaho National Laboratory folks also make good use of a casual working environment, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.

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Key Stats for Idaho National Laboratory


31 %
69 %
$66,000 - $119,449
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

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