Atmospheric and Space Scientist Salary Information in Florida

The average annual and hourly salaries for atmospheric and space scientists in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of atmospheric and space scientists amongst Florida areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Atmospheric and Space Scientists in Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37,270
25th Percentile Wage
$70,160
50th Percentile Wage
$94,200
75th Percentile Wage
$117,780
90th Percentile Wage
$139,930

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for atmospheric and space scientists in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $139,930. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $94,200. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $37,270.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of atmospheric and space scientists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$94,200
1.43% 0.77%
2016
$92,850
1.70% -
2015
$91,270
0.41% -
2014
$90,900
0.98% -
2013
$90,010
-3.84% -
2012
$93,470
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Atmospheric and Space Scientists in Florida Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of atmospheric and space scientists in some Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of atmospheric and space scientists in state of Florida ranges from $62,210 to $101,390. The highest paying area for atmospheric and space scientists in Florida is Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater with a median annual salary of $101,390. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach (mean annual salary $96,210). The lowest paying area is Tallahassee with a median annual salary of $62,210.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$101,390
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$96,210
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$94,490
Jacksonville
$93,820
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
$83,840
Tallahassee
$62,210




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