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$81,523

Average Base Salary

$39/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,340

Average Bonus
The average theoretical physicist salary in Arizona, United States is $81,523 or an hourly rate of $39. This is 5% lower (-$3,866) than the average theoretical physicist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,340.
Salary by Experience

$62,491

Entry Level Salary

$99,530

Senior Level Salary
An entry level theoretical physicist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $62,491. On the other end, a senior level theoretical physicist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $99,530.
Job Description
Conduct research into physical phenomena, develop theories on the basis of observation and experiments, and devise methods to apply physical laws and theories. Excludes “Biochemists and Biophysicists” (19-1021).
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