APPLICATION SCIENTIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$85,000
$57,000
Min 10%
$85,000
Median 50%
$126,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Nanometrics
Highest Paying City
Redwood City, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
2.8 years
How much does an application scientist make?
Application Scientists in America make an average salary of $85,192 per year or $40.96 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $126,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $57,000. Professional companies and Manufacturing companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The top 5 states when it comes to Application Scientist salaries are California, Vermont, Maine, Alaska, and Nevada. Most Application Scientists spend 2.8 years in the position.
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Scientist
$83,906

Average Application Scientist Salary By Company

If you are an Application Scientist, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Application Scientists are in Professional companies and Manufacturing companies. Application Scientists at Nanometrics and Rheonix report the highest salaries. In addition, companies like Repligen and Brown University report highly competitive salaries for Application Scientists.

Average Application Scientist Salary By Location

As an Application Scientist in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $85,192 per year or $40.96 per hour. Redwood City, CA reports the highest annual salary for Application Scientists at 109,743. Even an entry-level Application Scientist makes $70,000 per year in Redwood City, CA. Some of the states with the best Application Scientist salaries are California, Vermont, Maine, Alaska, Nevada, New Hampshire, and North Dakota. Tennessee, Mississippi, Ohio, Missouri, and Indiana are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Redwood City, CA
$109,743
2
Concord, NH
$94,592
3
Lacey, WA
$94,515
4
Chandler, AZ
$92,763
5
Billerica, MA
$92,217

Average Application Scientist Salary By Industry

Wages for Application Scientists can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Insurance companies, Technology companies, and Start-up companies pay their Application Scientists well. Salaries for Application Scientists in Insurance companies average $91,700 annually, while Technology companies and Start-up companies pay $85,818 and $85,364, respectively. At $80,971, the average salary for Application Scientists in the Manufacturing industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Insurance
$91,700
2
Technology
$85,818
3
Start-up
$85,364
4
Retail
$84,116
5
Manufacturing
$80,971

RECENTLY ADDED Application Scientist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Harvard Bioscience, Inc.
Application Scientist
06/26/2019
$87,880
Durez Corporation
Polymer Applications Scientist
03/26/2019
$80,000
New York Genome Center, Inc.
Associate Application Scientist
03/22/2019
$83,000
Applications Scientist (Chemist)
03/18/2019
$125,000
RTEC-Instruments, Inc.
Application Scientist
03/18/2019
$125,944
Promerus, LLC
Polymer Applications Scientist
03/15/2019
$80,000
New York Genome Center, Inc.
Associate Application Scientist
03/13/2019
$83,000
Applications Support Scientist
03/13/2019
$95,203
Application Scientist
03/13/2019
$85,000
Eastman Chemical Company
Microscopy Applications Scientist
03/12/2019
$93,150
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