Computer and Information Research Scientists

Computer and information research scientists invent and design new approaches to computing technology and find innovative uses for existing technology. They study and solve complex problems in computing for business, medicine, science, and other fields.

$114,520

Median US Salary

Master's degree

Minimum education requirement

Outlook for Computer and Information Research Scientists

Currently employed

27,920

In the U.S. Total

Job Growth

19%

2016 - 2026 growth rate

Jobs added

5,000 to 9,999

Estimated over the next 10 years

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Median Salary by State for Computer and Information Research Scientists

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10 Highest Paying States

(Median salary)

District of Columbia $130,700

New Mexico $128,100

Washington $127,050

New York $124,160

Virginia $123,240

California $123,130

New Jersey $122,860

Massachusetts $120,730

Rhode Island $116,640

Minnesota $116,530

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Maxxing your 401k as Computer and Information Research Scientists

All numbers based on median salary

% to Max 401k

16.6%

Per paycheck

$731.17

Bi-Weekly Pay Period

Gross Income $4,404.62
Pre Tax Retirement $731.17
Before Taxes $3,673.45
Taxes $1,102.03
Take Home $2,571.41

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