Conservation Scientist Salary Information in Arizona

The average annual and hourly salaries for conservation scientists in the state of Arizona are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of conservation scientists amongst Arizona metropolitan areas 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 Arizona

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$45,490
25th Percentile Wage
$55,020
50th Percentile Wage
$68,230
75th Percentile Wage
$78,220
90th Percentile Wage
$91,400

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for conservation scientists in Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $91,400. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $68,230. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $45,490.

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
$68,230
1.45% 5.14%
2016
$67,240
3.66% -
2015
$64,780
-1.47% -
2014
$65,730
2.42% -
2013
$64,140
-0.90% -
2012
$64,720
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of conservation scientists in some Arizona cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of conservation scientists in state of Arizona ranges from $54,820 to $72,540. The highest paying area for conservation scientists in Arizona is Tucson with a median annual salary of $72,540. The second highest paying city/area in Arizona State is North Arizona nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $70,400). The lowest paying area is Flagstaff with a median annual salary of $54,820.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Tucson
$72,540
North Arizona nonmetropolitan area
$70,400
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale
$70,330
Prescott
$57,140
Flagstaff
$54,820




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