The average salary for a political scientist in Virginia is around $141,340 per year.
Political scientists earn an average yearly salary of $141,340.
Wages typically start from $58,120 and go up to $166,750.
79% 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 14% more than similar careers in Virginia.
|Intelligence analyst salary||$94K|
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)