Conservation Scientist Salary Information in Alaska

The average annual and hourly salaries for conservation scientists in the state of Alaska are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of conservation scientists amongst Alaska cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Conservation Scientists in Alaska

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$56,950
25th Percentile Wage
$70,950
50th Percentile Wage
$91,600
75th Percentile Wage
$112,040
90th Percentile Wage
$127,540

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for conservation scientists in Alaska in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $127,540. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $91,600. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $56,950.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of conservation scientists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$91,600
1.00% 8.17%
2016
$90,680
4.17% -
2015
$86,900
-0.40% -
2014
$87,250
2.37% -
2013
$85,180
1.24% -
2012
$84,120
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Conservation Scientists in Alaska Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of conservation scientists in some Alaska cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of conservation scientists in state of Alaska ranges from $85,380 to $113,780. The highest paying area for conservation scientists in Alaska is Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $113,780. The second highest paying city/area in Alaska State is Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $87,840). The lowest paying area is Anchorage with a median annual salary of $85,380.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area
$113,780
Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area
$87,840
Anchorage
$85,380




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