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Materials Scientist Salary
in Maryland, United States

$100,754 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Materials Scientist is $100,754 a year and $48 an hour in Maryland, United States. The average salary range for a Materials Scientist is between $70,827 and $125,049. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Materials Scientist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Maryland, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Researches and studies the structures and chemical properties of materials to develop new products or enhance existing products.
  • Heads scientific studies for understanding, characterizing, and developing materials leading to potential uses for the benefit of science and emerging technologies.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Materials Scientist Job Listings for Maryland, United States

Scientist I - Adjuvant Vaccine
Nov 7
Frederick, MD, USA
Cherokee Nation Assurance
Army Medical Research and Materiel Command. Seeking a Scientist to provide expertise in a range of immunological assessments supporting prophylactic and therapeutic product development against ...
Scientist I/II
Dec 12
Rockville, United States
US Pharmacopeia (USP)
Organizes, implements, and evaluates testing of reference standards materials; Records experimental ... Scientist II: BS with 4 years of relevant experience or MS degree with 2 years of relevant ...
(Senior) Scientist, Biologics
Dec 12
Rockville, United States
US Pharmacopeia (USP)
Designs and oversees the execution of collaborative testing, once a candidate material has been sourced. Prepares data summary and analysis from collaborative studies. Basic Qualifications Science ...
Process Technician
Sep 26
Elkridge, MD, USA
The company provides deep material science expertise, outstanding customer service through broad geographic coverage and trusted product reliability
Oct 1
Rockville, MD, USA
... science and ... performance materials. For 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our ...