An Experienced Physicist earns an average salary of $112,000 per year.

$71,221 - $166,032
MEDIAN: $111,999

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$71,221 - $166,032  
$0.00 - $50,000  
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$77,111 - $168,907  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 69

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Key Stats for Physicist

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
10-19 years
20 years or more
Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Physicist Salaries

Data Analysis
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National Average

Research Analysis
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Material Science
up arrow 4%

Nuclear Energy / Nuclear Power
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 4%