What is the salary of a Materials Scientist?

The average salary of a Materials Scientist in United States is $91,160. Salaries start from around $46,700 and go up to $138,570. For a detailed look at the salary in your state, click on the map below.

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$138,570
Starting ($46.7k)
Junior ($64.8k)
Experienced ($88.7k)
Senior ($113.4k)
Highest ($138.6k)
Highest

The top 10% of Materials Scientists in United States earn:

$138,570
Senior

The top 25% of Materials Scientists in United States earn:

$113,380
Experienced

The middle 50% of Materials Scientists in United States earn:

$88,660
Junior

The bottom 25% of Materials Scientists in United States earn:

$64,750
Starting

The bottom 10% of Materials Scientists in United States earn:

$46,700

Historical salary

Materials Scientist salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Arizona 83,100 19
California 101,400 2
Colorado 86,700 12
Connecticut 95,800 7
Delaware 77,200 25
Florida 71,800 27
Georgia 81,600 21
Illinois 78,100 24
Indiana 84,400 18
Maine 76,400 26
Maryland 85,700 15
Massachusetts 86,500 13
Michigan 82,800 20
Minnesota 107,400 1
Missouri 79,800 22
New Jersey 97,500 5
New York 99,900 4
North Carolina 87,900 11
Ohio 96,700 6
Oregon 88,700 10
Pennsylvania 86,400 14
South Carolina 78,200 23
Tennessee 85,000 17
Texas 100,800 3
Utah 85,700 16
Virginia 93,100 8
West Virginia 90,900 9

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