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Optical Scientist Salary
in Arizona, United States

$122,496 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for an Optical Scientist is $122,496 a year and $59 an hour in Arizona, United States. The average salary range for an Optical Scientist is between $84,989 and $152,407. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for an Optical Scientist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arizona, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Plans and administers laser research and development activities.
  • Provides laser system/optical expertise to support laser development and laser testing.
  • Designs, modifies, fabricates, implements, and tests new lasers and laser systems.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Optical Scientist Job Listings for Arizona, United States

Jan 5
Tucson, AZ, USA
Air Force Personnel Center
... science or physics, such as optics, heat transfer, soil mechanics, or electronics. **The Basic Requirement is qualifying for GS-5 positions.** **SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE:** **GS-7:** One year of ...
Jan 3
Fort Huachuca, United States
Department of the Army
... science or physics, such as optics, heat transfer, soil mechanics, or electronics. OR B. Combination of Education and Experience: College-level education, training, and/or technical experience that ...
Laser Technology Development Engineer
Dec 4
Phoenix, AZ, USA
Laser Dev Engineers need to possess strong physics (laser, ablation, material, optics), design of ... Preferred qualifications: - Minimum of 6 months of experience with Data Science and Statistics ...
FPGA Design Engineer
Jan 10
Tucson, AZ, USA
PDS Tech, Inc
... Electro-Optical (EO) Digital Signal Processing (DSP), control loops, data links, embedded ... Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Science or Mathematics with a minimum of 4 years of ...
Civil Engineer (MPP-NW)
Jan 12
Yuma, AZ, USA
... science or physics, such as optics, heat transfer, soil mechanics, or electronics. *OR* B. Combination of education and experience - college level education, training, and/or technical experience ...