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$81,789

Average Base Salary

$39/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,339

Average Bonus
The average physicist & astronomer salary in Arizona, United States is $81,789 or an equivalent hourly rate of $39. This is 5% lower (-$3,880) than the average physicist & astronomer salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,339. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arizona, United States.
Salary by Experience

$62,246

Entry Level Salary

$107,751

Senior Level Salary
An entry level physicist & astronomer (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $62,246. On the other end, a senior level physicist & astronomer (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $107,751.

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Job Description
Observe, research, and interpret astronomical phenomena to increase basic knowledge or apply such information to practical problems.
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