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Hydrologists Salary Information in Alaska

The average annual and hourly salaries for hydrologists in the state of Alaska are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of hydrologists 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Hydrologists in Alaska

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$111,330
75th Percentile Wage
$96,280
50th Percentile Wage
$82,330
25th Percentile Wage
$73,890
10th Percentile Wage
$62,800

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for hydrologists in Alaska in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $111,330. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $82,330. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $62,800.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$53.53
75th Percentile Wage
$46.29
50th Percentile Wage
$39.58
25th Percentile Wage
$35.53
10th Percentile Wage
$30.19

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for hydrologists in Alaska in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $53.53. The median hourly salary is $39.58. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $30.19.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $82,330 2.68%
2013 $80,180 -1.64%
2012 $81,520 5.58%
2011 $77,210 12.76%
2010 $68,470 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for hydrologists in state of Alaska from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 20.24%. We note that in 2013 the average salary decreased by -1.64%.We also note that the average annual wage had a sizable growth of 5.58% in the year 2012 and a sizable increase of 12.76% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Hydrologists Wage in Alaska vs. Related Jobs

Hydrologists Salary by State

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