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The average physical scientist salary in United States is $91,288 or an equivalent hourly rate of $44. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,739. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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An entry level physical scientist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $61,006. On the other end, a senior level physical scientist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $120,451.

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All physical scientists not listed separately.

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