The average salary for a political scientist in Massachusetts is around $82,110 per year.
Political scientists earn an average yearly salary of $82,110.
Wages typically start from $52,980 and go up to $140,030.
18% above national average Updated in 2018
Political scientist earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
Political scientist salary by state
|State Name||Average Salary|
|District of Columbia||$123,130|
How do political scientist salaries compare to similar careers?
Political scientists earn 12% less than similar careers in Massachusetts. On average, they make less than sociologists.
|Intelligence analyst salary||$95K|
|Political scientist salary||$82K|
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)