$71,649
Avg. Salary
$31.00
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,250

Bonus

$1,944

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Physicist with Research Analysis skills is $31.00 per hour.

The average pay for a Physicist with Research Analysis skills is $71,649 per year.

$24.42
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$31.00
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$70.75
90%
MEDIAN $31.00
$47k
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50%
$102k
90%
MEDIAN $71,649
$46,978 - $101,764
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MEDIAN: $71,649
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$0$108K
Salary $46,978 - $101,764
Bonus $0.00 - $9,192
Profit Sharing $242 - $5,980
Total Pay (?
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$45,000 - $108,991
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Dec 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 96
Hourly Data $0$70
Hourly Rate $31.00
Overtime $36.00
Annual Data $0$108K
Bonus $0.00 - $9,192
Profit Sharing $242 - $5,980
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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$45,000 - $108,991
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Dec 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

Job Description for Physicist

Humanity's understanding of the mechanical workings of reality is, relative to our history, in its infancy. Only in the last two centuries have scientists been able to directly observe and manipulate matter and energy at microscopic levels, and new discoveries and applications have skyrocketed in that time-frame, all while our technology continually enhances our ability to understand these things. Physicists are scientists who study the properties of matter and energy and perform experiments, often using extremely advanced equipment, to discover how these mysterious properties work and interact.

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Physicist Tasks

  • Design, conduct and evaluate the results of experiments, methodologies, and quality control tests.
  • Provide technical support and calculations to non-scientists, students, and other groups.
  • Maintain and use equipment and lab space.
  • Communicate results in writing and in presentations to researchers, students, funders, the public, and other audiences.

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Key Stats for Physicist

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 13%