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Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists Salary Information in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona

The annual and hourly salary statistics of zoologists and wildlife biologists in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of zoologists and wildlife biologists in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37,020
25th Percentile Wage
$45,400
50th Percentile Wage
$57,140
75th Percentile Wage
$69,970
90th Percentile Wage
$78,600

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for zoologists and wildlife biologists in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $78,600. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $57,140. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $37,020.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of zoologists and wildlife biologists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$57,140
0.16% -0.28%
2016
$57,050
-0.88% -
2015
$57,550
0.64% -
2014
$57,180
2.01% -
2013
$56,030
-2.27% -
2012
$57,300
- -

Table 3. Compare Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists Salary in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale with Other Arizona Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $57,140, Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale is the lowest paying city for zoologists and wildlife biologists in state of Arizona, following city of Flagstaff (median annual salary of $63,040). Compared with the highest paying city Flagstaff, the median annual salary of zoologists and wildlife biologists in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale is 9.4 percent (9.4%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Flagstaff
$63,040
Tucson
$62,940
North Arizona nonmetropolitan area
$62,220
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale
$57,140



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