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What is the average salary for Computer & Information Research Scientists in the United States?

Computer & Information Research Scientists earn an average hourly wage of $54.42. Hourly wages typically start from $31.74 and go up to $79.61. Computer & Information Research Scientists earn an average salary of $113,190 per year. Salaries typically start from $66,030 and go up to $165,600.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Computer & Information Research Scientists in the United States earn:

$79.61 an hour $165,600 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Computer & Information Research Scientists in the United States earn:

$64.60 an hour $134,380 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Computer & Information Research Scientists in the United States earn:

$52.09 an hour $108,360 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Computer & Information Research Scientists in the United States earn:

$41.28 an hour $85,870 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Computer & Information Research Scientists in the United States earn:

$31.74 an hour $66,030 per year

Historical salary for Computer & Information Research Scientists in the United States

Computer & Information Research Scientist salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Oregon $64.96 $135,130 # 1
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in New Hampshire $62.47 $129,940 # 2
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Minnesota $61.25 $127,390 # 3
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in California $59.91 $124,610 # 4
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in New Jersey $58.74 $122,190 # 5
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Virginia $57.73 $120,080 # 6
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in District of Columbia $56.92 $118,390 # 7
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Texas $56.43 $117,370 # 8
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Connecticut $55.21 $114,840 # 9
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Maryland $54.51 $113,380 # 10
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Arizona $54.48 $113,320 # 11
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Pennsylvania $53.69 $111,670 # 12
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Rhode Island $52.53 $109,260 # 13
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Massachusetts $51.33 $106,780 # 14
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Colorado $50.55 $105,140 # 15
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Hawaii $50.47 $104,970 # 16
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Michigan $49.78 $103,550 # 17
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in North Carolina $49.65 $103,270 # 18
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Alabama $48.81 $101,510 # 19
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Ohio $48.63 $101,150 # 20
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Indiana $48.25 $100,370 # 21
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Florida $47.06 $97,890 # 22
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Kansas $45.90 $95,480 # 23
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Mississippi $44.83 $93,250 # 24
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Missouri $44.39 $92,340 # 25
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Illinois $43.61 $90,700 # 26
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Georgia $43.55 $90,590 # 27
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Alaska $42.82 $89,070 # 28
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Utah $42.65 $88,710 # 29
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in New Mexico $42.49 $88,380 # 30
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in South Carolina $42.10 $87,560 # 31
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Oklahoma $40.85 $84,970 # 32
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Delaware $40.02 $83,240 # 33
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Wisconsin $39.25 $81,640 # 34
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Louisiana $38.44 $79,960 # 35
Computer & Information Research Scientist Salary in Tennessee $35.97 $74,810 # 36
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics