Other Biological Scientist Salary Information in Florida

The average annual and hourly salaries for other biological scientists in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of other biological scientists among Florida metropolitan 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 Other Biological Scientists in Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,420
25th Percentile Wage
$44,530
50th Percentile Wage
$66,020
75th Percentile Wage
$84,200
90th Percentile Wage
$89,380

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other biological scientists in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $89,380. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $66,020. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $35,420.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$66,020
-11.13% -4.23%
2016
$73,370
0.08% -
2015
$73,310
2.35% -
2014
$71,590
3.86% -
2013
$68,830
0.03% -
2012
$68,810
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Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Other Biological Scientists in Florida Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of other biological scientists in some Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of other biological scientists in state of Florida ranges from $44,250 to $83,100. The highest paying area for other biological scientists in Florida is Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall with a median annual salary of $83,100. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach (mean annual salary $79,160). The lowest paying area is Lakeland-Winter Haven with a median annual salary of $44,250.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$83,100
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$79,160
Jacksonville
$76,970
Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach
$76,590
West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach
$75,260
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville
$74,840
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent
$74,580
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
$71,320
South Florida nonmetropolitan area
$69,590
Cape Coral-Fort Myers
$63,780
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$63,040
Port St Lucie
$47,590
Gainesville
$47,440
Tallahassee
$45,750
Lakeland-Winter Haven
$44,250




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