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Natural Sciences Manager Salary Information in Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California

The annual and hourly salary statistics of natural sciences managers in Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of natural sciences managers in Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Natural Sciences Managers in Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$80,190
25th Percentile Wage
$101,270
50th Percentile Wage
$136,160
75th Percentile Wage
$183,210
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for natural sciences managers in Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $183,210. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $136,160. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $80,190.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$38.54
25th Percentile Wage
$48.69
50th Percentile Wage
$65.45
75th Percentile Wage
$88.08
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for natural sciences managers in Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California. The average hourly salary for the 75th percentile wage is $88.08. The median hourly salary is $65.45. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $38.54.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of natural sciences managers from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
2014136,1604.58%-0.87%
2013129,920-5.72%-
2012137,350--

Table 3. Compare Natural Sciences Manager Salary in Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta with Other California Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $136,160 in Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta is in the middle of salary range for natural sciences managers in state of California. In comparison, the annual salary of natural sciences managers in Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta is 22.1 percent (22.1%) lower than that in the highest paying San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City and 35.7 percent (35.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City
$174,780
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara
$162,060
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$160,300
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward
$155,060
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine
$152,380
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$150,970
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$144,990
Vallejo-Fairfield
$139,350
Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta
$136,160
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville
$124,830
Salinas
$122,460
Santa Rosa-Petaluma
$115,580
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura
$115,270
Fresno
$112,730
Santa Cruz-Watsonville
$111,190
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario
$101,420
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$97,900
North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$93,910
Bakersfield-Delano
$92,870
Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$87,580

See also: Top paying jobs in Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California.