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Materials Scientists earn a median hourly wage of $47.09.
Hourly wages typically start from $22.61 and go up to $77.52.
Materials Scientists earn a median salary of $97,940 per year.
Salaries typically start from $47,030 and go up to $161,240.
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The highest earning Materials Scientists in California earn:
Senior Materials Scientists in California earn:
Experienced Materials Scientists in California earn:
Junior Materials Scientists in California earn:
Starting Materials Scientists in California earn:
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
Materials Scientists earn more than 72% percent of Science careers in California. Materials Scientist salaries are in the top 97% of all careers in California.
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