Geoscientists (Except Hydrologists and Geographers) Salary Information in Bakersfield-Delano, California

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 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Geoscientists (Except Hydrologists and Geographers) in Bakersfield-Delano, California

Percentile BracketAverage 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.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$126,210
5.21% 4.48%
2016
$119,630
-5.10% -
2015
$125,730
-0.73% -
2014
$126,650
-3.06% -
2013
$130,520
7.63% -
2012
$120,560
- -

Table 3. Compare Geoscientists (Except Hydrologists and Geographers) Salary in Bakersfield-Delano with Other California Cities

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.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Salinas
$133,950
Bakersfield-Delano
$126,210
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara
$110,900
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City
$107,090
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles
$103,550
Fresno
$102,370
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville
$99,470
Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta
$97,660
North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$94,910
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario
$94,080
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$92,450
Santa Cruz-Watsonville
$92,450
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$89,220
Santa Rosa-Petaluma
$85,960
Redding
$84,830
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura
$81,340
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine
$77,700
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$77,660
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward
$71,140
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$70,760
Stockton
$68,870



See also: Top paying jobs in Bakersfield-Delano, California.