Physician Scientist Salary

$28,500 - $50,499
10% of jobs
$50,500 - $72,499
15% of jobs
$73,000 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$72,500 - $94,499
16% of jobs
$94,500 - $116,499
21% of jobs
The average salary is $122,320 a year
$116,500 - $138,499
12% of jobs
$149,000 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$138,500 - $160,499
6% of jobs
$160,500 - $182,499
4% of jobs
$182,500 - $204,499
5% of jobs
$204,500 - $226,499
4% of jobs
$226,500 - $248,499
2% of jobs
$248,500 - $270,500
1% of jobs

National Average

$28,500 $122,320/year $270,500

Physician Scientist Average Salary Across the U.S.

Range Annual Salary Monthly Salary Weekly Wage Hourly Wage
25th Percentile $73,000 $6,083 $1,404 $35
Average $122,320 $10,193 $2,352 $59
75th Percentile $149,000 $12,417 $2,865 $72

Physician Scientist Average Salary in Ashburn, VA

Range Annual Salary Monthly Salary Weekly Wage Hourly Wage
25th Percentile $74,785 $6,232 $1,438 $36
Average $125,311 $10,443 $2,410 $60
75th Percentile $152,643 $12,720 $2,935 $73

As of May 18, 2019, the average annual pay for a Physician Scientist in the United States is $122,320 a year.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $270,500 and as low as $28,500, the majority of Physician Scientist salaries currently range between $73,000 (25th percentile) to $149,000 (75th percentile) across the United States. The average pay range for a Physician Scientist varies modestly (up to $76,000), which suggests there may be fewer opportunities for advancement based on skill level, but increased pay based on location and years of experience is still possible.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Physician Scientist job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. People working as a Physician Scientist in your area are making on average $125,311 per year or $2,991 (2%) more than the national average annual salary of $122,320. Virginia ranks number 15 out of 50 states nationwide for Physician Scientist salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Physician Scientist jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

Find your next high paying job as a Physician Scientist on ZipRecruiter today.

Nearby Physician Scientist Job Openings Hiring Now

Within 25 miles of Ashburn, VA


Food and Drug Administration Rockville, MD

ZipEstimate : $170K to $250K Annually

What is the ZipRecruiter Compensation Estimate?

To help candidates find their perfect job at their desired pay rate, ZipRecruiter estimates the compensation range for job listings where the employer does not state a pay range.

ZipRecruiter Compensation Estimates are not verified by the employer posting the job, and the actual compensation range for an advertised position may vary, perhaps considerably, from the estimated range.

*ZipEstimates are provided by ZipRecruiter, not by the employer.