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Forensic Scientist Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$74,810 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Forensic Scientist is $74,810 a year and $36 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Forensic Scientist is between $53,730 and $92,240. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Forensic Scientist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Connecticut, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Investigates crimes by collecting and analyzing physical evidence.
  • Applies scientific principles to analysis, identification, and classification of devices, chemical and physical substances, materials, liquids, or other physical evidence related to criminology, law enforcement, or investigative work.
  • Searches for, secures, photographs, and preserves evidence.
  • Performs variety of analytical examinations, utilizing chemistry, physics, mechanics, and other sciences.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Forensic Scientist Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

Nov 8
Groton, CT, USA
Synectics Inc.
Mandatory Skills: - Bench experience that includes pipetting - Preparing samples for analysis that would be for biology samples (NOT chemistry lab) - Computer savy - ELISA - Western Blot Experience ...
Nov 9
Greenwich, CT, USA
Apex Life Sciences
Apex Life Sciences is seeking a Scientist for one of our clients located in Rhode Island. The Process Development Scientist will be responsible for the strategy, execution, analysis and communication ...
Scientist w/Flow Cytometry Experience
Nov 9
Groton, CT, USA
Pioneer Data Systems
Scientist w/Flow Cytometry Experience Duration: 18 months contract, extendable up to 36 months Location: Groton, CT, 06340 Note: Client has the right-to-hire you as a permanent employee at any time ...
Scientist II
Nov 9
Ridgefield, CT, USA
Apex Life Sciences
Bachelors Degree in a Scientific field or closely related required; Master's degree also accepted Previous experience in tissue culture and biobanking a must Ability to isolate human PBMCs and B and ...
Oct 23
Ridgefield, CT, USA
Apex Life Sciences
Must have good understanding of basic scientific principles and research practices in the field of immunology. Experience conducting murine in vivo experiments including animal identification ...