The annual and hourly salary statistics of natural sciences managers in Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of natural sciences managers in Santa Cruz-Watsonville 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||$66,680|
|25th Percentile Wage||$81,230|
|50th Percentile Wage||$111,190|
|75th Percentile Wage||$154,000|
|90th Percentile Wage||$186,040|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for natural sciences managers in Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $186,040. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $111,190. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $66,680.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of natural sciences managers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $111,190 in Santa Cruz-Watsonville 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 Cruz-Watsonville is 31.3 percent (31.3%) lower than that in the highest paying San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City and 18.8 percent (18.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City|| |
|San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara|| |
|San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont|| |
|Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana|| |
|San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos|| |
|Santa Rosa-Petaluma|| |
|Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta|| |
|Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura|| |
|Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario|| |
|Santa Cruz-Watsonville|| |
|North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale|| |