Computer & information research scientist earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Computer & information research scientist salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Washington $138,110
Alabama $121,990
Idaho $129,400
New Mexico $132,350
California $128,370
New York $125,090
Oregon $116,770
Minnesota $130,830
Virginia $126,060
New Hampshire $130,320
District of Columbia $126,280
New Jersey $124,240
Texas $122,840
Colorado $117,330
Maryland $116,370
Connecticut $121,590
Massachusetts $111,450
Tennessee $105,800
Illinois $115,290
Ohio $110,350
Arizona $107,270
Rhode Island $116,600
North Carolina $112,800
Pennsylvania $106,800
Hawaii $106,860
Indiana $101,210
Michigan $103,470
Nevada $107,770
Florida $95,990
Georgia $96,490
Utah $95,720
South Carolina $99,640
Missouri $91,370
Mississippi $94,210
Arkansas $97,460
Kansas $93,950
Louisiana $90,150
Nebraska $87,190
Oklahoma $85,190
Wisconsin $74,170
West Virginia $63,510

How do computer & information research scientist salaries compare to similar careers?

Computer & information research scientists earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than solution architects but more than information security analysts.

Career Median Salary
Solution architect salary $100K
Computer & information research scientist salary $118K
Data scientist salary $88K
Computer hardware engineer salary $115K
Computer network architect salary $109K
Information security analyst salary $98K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)