The annual and hourly salary statistics of geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in Bakersfield-Delano, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in Bakersfield-Delano is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$60,890|
|25th Percentile Wage||$101,030|
|50th Percentile Wage||$126,210|
|75th Percentile Wage||$162,660|
|90th Percentile Wage||$207,610|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in Bakersfield-Delano, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $207,610. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $126,210. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $60,890.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $126,210, Bakersfield-Delano is the second highest paying city for geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in state of California, following the highest paying city Salinas (median annual salary of $133,950). Compared with Salinas, the median annual salary of geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in Bakersfield-Delano is 5.8 percent (5.8%) lower.
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