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Physicist Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$106,654 (USD)

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Last updated: April 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Physicist is $106,654 a year and $51 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Physicist is between $74,215 and $132,589. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Physicist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nebraska, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Conducts research into phases of physical phenomena, develops theories and laws on basis of observation and experiments, and devises methods to apply laws and theories of physics to industry, medicine, and other fields: performs experiments with masers, lasers, cyclotrons, betatrons, telescopes, mass spectrometers, electron microscopes, and other equipment to observe structure and properties of matter, transformation and propagation of energy, relationships between matter and energy, and other physical phenomena.
  • Describes and expresses observations and conclusions in mathematical terms.
  • Devises procedures for physical testing of materials.
  • Conducts instrumental analyses to determine physical properties of materials.
  • May specialize in one or more branches of physics and be designated physicist, acoustics; physicist, astrophysics; physicist, atomic, electronic and molecular; physicist, cryogenics; physicist, electricity and magnetism; physicist, fluids.
  • May be designated: physicist, light and optics; physicist, nuclear; physicist, plasma; physicist, solid earth; physicist, solid state; physicist, thermodynamics.
Physicist Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Physicists

Job family population: 16,710

Estimated population of Physicist jobs: 2,275

Rate of error: 4.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Physicist Job Listings for Nebraska, United States

Apr 2
Omaha, United States
Aureus Group
NET Application Developer - Bachelor's degree in computer engineering, computer science, math, physics, chemistry, or another technical related field - Excellent math and quantitative skills - 3 - 5 ...
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