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Astronomers earn a median hourly wage of $50.35.
Hourly wages typically start from $26.42 and go up to $79.40.
Astronomers earn a median salary of $104,740 per year.
Salaries typically start from $54,960 and go up to $165,140.
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The highest earning Astronomers in the United States earn:
Senior Astronomers in the United States earn:
Experienced Astronomers in the United States earn:
Junior Astronomers in the United States earn:
Starting Astronomers in the United States earn:
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
Astronomers earn more than 92% percent of Science careers. Astronomer salaries are in the bottom % of all careers in the United States.
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