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How much does a Materials Scientist make in Texas?

Average Materials Scientist Hourly Wage in Texas

Materials Scientists earn a median hourly wage of $55.03. Hourly wages typically start from $21.30 and go up to $84.07.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Materials Scientist Yearly Salary in Texas

Materials Scientists earn a median salary of $114,460 per year. Salaries typically start from $44,290 and go up to $174,870.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Salary Satisfaction

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SCORE
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Materials Scientists average a score of 3.4 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Materials Scientists in the 85th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Materials Scientist Earnings by Seniority

Top End Materials Scientist Earnings

The highest earning Materials Scientists in Texas earn:

$84.07
an hour
$174,870
per year
Senior Materials Scientist Earnings

Senior Materials Scientists in Texas earn:

$70.62
an hour
$146,890
per year
Experienced Materials Scientist Earnings

Experienced Materials Scientists in Texas earn:

$55.03
an hour
$114,460
per year
Junior Materials Scientist Earnings

Junior Materials Scientists in Texas earn:

$37.91
an hour
$78,860
per year
Starting Materials Scientist Earnings

Starting Materials Scientists in Texas earn:

$21.30
an hour
$44,290
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Materials Scientist salary comparison

Materials Scientists earn more than 95% percent of Science careers in Texas. Materials Scientist salaries are in the bottom % of all careers in Texas.

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Historical salary for Materials Scientists in Texas

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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