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How much does a Forensic Scientist make per year? Average Annual Forensic Scientist Salary 2010

The position of forensic scientists can be a very lucrative job. The average salary of a forensic scientist with less than one year of experience is $36,500 per year. With just a few years of on-the-job experience, you can expect your pay to go up to $40,000 a year or more. Past the mark of 10 years of experience, forensic scientists often make Forensic Scientists can make a lot of money after only a few years of experienceForensic Scientists can make a lot of money after only a few years of experiencewell over $50,000 annually. The average pay range for a starting forensic scientist is between $27,000 and $45,000 per year. The specific salary of a forensic scientist depends largely on who their employer is, their years of experience, their field of forensic science, and their location.

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by Susan White on Tue, 02/16/2010 - 21:42

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