The average salary for an astronomer in Massachusetts is around $123,110 per year.
Astronomers earn an average yearly salary of $123,110.
Wages typically start from $66,070 and go up to $170,820.
65% above national average Updated in 2016
Astronomer earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
Astronomer salary by state
|State Name||Average Salary|
|District of Columbia||$126,060|
How do astronomer salaries compare to similar careers?
Astronomers earn 11% more than similar careers in Massachusetts. On average, they make more than geospatial information scientists.
|Nanotechnology engineer salary||$109K|
|Materials scientist salary||$106K|
|Geospatial information scientist salary||$92K|
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)