The average salary for a political scientist in New York is around $124,620 per year.
Political scientists earn an average yearly salary of $124,620.
Wages typically start from $71,630 and go up to $164,210.
60% 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 27% more than similar careers in New York. On average, they make more than sociologists.
|Political scientist salary||$125K|
|Intelligence analyst salary||$84K|
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)