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The average astronomer salary in District of Columbia, United States is $148,826 or an equivalent hourly rate of $72. This is 14% higher (+$18,691) than the average astronomer salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $6,325. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.