What is the average salary for a Particle Physicist?

Annual / Hourly

The average salary of a Particle Physicist is $117,040. Salaries start from $55,150 and go up to $181,840. Please note that the average salary for a Particle Physicist may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

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Highest

The top 10% of Particle Physicists in United States earn:

$181,840
Senior

The top 25% of Particle Physicists in United States earn:

$142,880
Experienced

The middle 50% of Particle Physicists in United States earn:

$110,110
Junior

The bottom 25% of Particle Physicists in United States earn:

$80,460
Starting

The bottom 10% of Particle Physicists in United States earn:

$55,150

Historical salary

Particle Physicist salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Particle Physicist Salary in Florida 171,160 1
Particle Physicist Salary in Louisiana 161,120 2
Particle Physicist Salary in Minnesota 153,890 3
Particle Physicist Salary in Hawaii 146,560 4
Particle Physicist Salary in Oregon 146,510 5
Particle Physicist Salary in Indiana 143,560 6
Particle Physicist Salary in Kansas 140,490 7
Particle Physicist Salary in Rhode Island 138,030 8
Particle Physicist Salary in Connecticut 135,970 9
Particle Physicist Salary in Oklahoma 135,310 10
Particle Physicist Salary in North Carolina 132,070 11
Particle Physicist Salary in Pennsylvania 129,850 12
Particle Physicist Salary in New Mexico 126,710 13
Particle Physicist Salary in District of Columbia 126,690 14
Particle Physicist Salary in Maryland 124,730 15
Particle Physicist Salary in Iowa 122,660 16
Particle Physicist Salary in Michigan 121,010 17
Particle Physicist Salary in Texas 119,910 18
Particle Physicist Salary in New York 119,320 19
Particle Physicist Salary in Idaho 117,300 20
Particle Physicist Salary in Wisconsin 117,110 21
Particle Physicist Salary in United States 117,040 22
Particle Physicist Salary in Nebraska 115,160 23
Particle Physicist Salary in California 114,450 24
Particle Physicist Salary in Washington 114,010 25
Particle Physicist Salary in New Jersey 113,610 26
Particle Physicist Salary in Virginia 111,800 27
Particle Physicist Salary in Massachusetts 111,190 28
Particle Physicist Salary in Ohio 111,150 29
Particle Physicist Salary in Georgia 110,830 30
Particle Physicist Salary in Alabama 108,740 31
Particle Physicist Salary in Maine 105,260 32
Particle Physicist Salary in Arizona 104,280 33
Particle Physicist Salary in Tennessee 103,680 34
Particle Physicist Salary in Missouri 101,250 35
Particle Physicist Salary in New Hampshire 101,130 36
Particle Physicist Salary in Mississippi 96,900 37
Particle Physicist Salary in Colorado 93,770 38
Particle Physicist Salary in Illinois 92,480 39
Particle Physicist Salary in Nevada 90,890 40
Particle Physicist Salary in Kentucky 80,010 41

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