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Forensic Scientist Salary

How much does a Forensic Scientist make in the United States?
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$67,683 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$33 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,421 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average forensic scientist salary in United States is $67,683 or an equivalent hourly rate of $33. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,421. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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$48,612 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$83,453 (USD)

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