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Scientist Optical-Laser Salary
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How much does a Scientist Optical-Laser make in the United States?
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$120,141 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$58 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$5,130 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average scientist optical-laser salary in United States is $120,141 or an equivalent hourly rate of $58. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $5,130. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$83,355 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$149,478 (USD)

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