What is the salary of an Astronomer?

The average salary of an Astronomer in United States is $110,440. Salaries start from around $51,670 and go up to $170,230. For a detailed look at the salary in your state, click on the map below.

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$170,230
Starting ($51.7k)
Junior ($68.0k)
Experienced ($110.5k)
Senior ($153.9k)
Highest ($170.2k)
Highest

The top 10% of Astronomers in United States earn:

$170,230
Senior

The top 25% of Astronomers in United States earn:

$153,870
Experienced

The middle 50% of Astronomers in United States earn:

$110,450
Junior

The bottom 25% of Astronomers in United States earn:

$68,030
Starting

The bottom 10% of Astronomers in United States earn:

$51,670

Historical salary

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