The average salary for a computer & information research scientist in the United States is around $118,370 per year.
This is 86% above the national average. Updated in 2018.
Computer & information research scientists earn an average yearly salary of $118,370. Wages typically start from $69,230 and go up to $183,820.
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|
|District of Columbia||$126,280|
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.
|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)