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Atmospheric Scientist Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$108,009 (USD)

Average Salary

$52/hr

Average Hourly

$3,391

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Atmospheric Scientist is $108,009 a year and $52 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for an Atmospheric Scientist is between $75,817 and $134,054. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for an Atmospheric Scientist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Studies the atmosphere physical characteristics, motions, and processes, and the way it affects the rest of our environment.
  • Utilizes results of studies to air pollution control, agriculture, air and sea transportation, defense, and forecasting weather.
  • Researches trends in the earth's climate such as global warming, droughts, or ozone depletion.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.
Atmospheric Scientist Job Prevalence in Seattle, Washington, United States

Job family: Atmospheric and Space Scientists

Job family population: 8,940

Estimated population of Atmospheric Scientist jobs: 8,218

Rate of error: 3.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$125,212
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

Atmospheric Scientist Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

Data Scientist
Jun 13
Seattle, United States
Sira Consulting
Role Data Scientist Location Seattle, WA Hire-Type Fulltime Need health care exp Responsibilities Research, design, develop, and implement data driven solutions using machine learning technologies ...
Data Scientist 3 - Spark, R
Jun 26
Redmond, United States
eXcell
The Data Scientist 3 will assist in the development and deployment of statistical and platform code on high-performance computing systems. The ideal candidate will have experience reviewing and ...
Data Scientist - SQL, R , Python,
Jul 15
Bellevue, WA, USA
BayOne Solutions
D. required, preferably from a statistics, engineering, mathematics, computer science, computational social science, physics or operations research program * Minimum of eight years of experience ...
Data Scientist 2
Jun 20
Bellevue, WA, USA
Microsoft
Responsibilities You will work with a team of applied scientists and developers who are responsible for all stages of the research & development cycle including early ideation, design, implementation ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Atmospheric Scientist is $108,009 a year and $52 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for an Atmospheric Scientist is between $75,817 and $134,054. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for an Atmospheric Scientist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

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Atmospheric Scientist Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

Data Scientist
Jun 13
Seattle, United States
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Role Data Scientist Location Seattle, WA Hire-Type Fulltime Need health care exp Responsibilities Research, design, develop, and implement data driven solutions using machine learning technologies ...
Data Scientist 3 - Spark, R
Jun 26
Redmond, United States
eXcell
The Data Scientist 3 will assist in the development and deployment of statistical and platform code on high-performance computing systems. The ideal candidate will have experience reviewing and ...
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