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Scientist Atmospheric Salary

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Salary Data for Scientist Atmospheric

$95,304 (USD)/yr

$46 (USD)/hr

$2,993 (USD)/yr

$94,047 (USD)/yr

$45 (USD)/hr

$2,993 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Studies the atmosphere physical characteristics, motions, and processes, and the way it affects the rest of our environment. Utilizes results of studies to air pollution control, agriculture, air and sea transportation, defense, and forecasting weather. Researches trends in the earth's climate such as global warming, droughts, or ozone depletion. Excludes paraprofessional positions.
The average scientist atmospheric salary in United States is $95,304 or an equivalent hourly rate of $46. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,993. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$66,898 (USD)

$118,284 (USD)

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Salary Potential

$110,483 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Scientist Atmospheric will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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