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What is the average salary for Political Scientists in Maryland?

Political Scientists earn an average hourly wage of $49.44. Hourly wages typically start from $33.21 and go up to $69.73. Political Scientists earn an average salary of $102,830 per year. Salaries typically start from $69,080 and go up to $145,030.

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 Political Scientists in Maryland earn:

$69.73 an hour $145,030 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Political Scientists in Maryland earn:

$60.99 an hour $126,860 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Political Scientists in Maryland earn:

$45.91 an hour $95,500 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Political Scientists in Maryland earn:

$38.01 an hour $79,060 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Political Scientists in Maryland earn:

$33.21 an hour $69,080 per year

Historical salary for Political Scientists in Maryland

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