The annual and hourly salary statistics of forensic science technicians in Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of forensic science technicians in Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach 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||$38,930|
|25th Percentile Wage||$45,150|
|50th Percentile Wage||$55,140|
|75th Percentile Wage||$64,760|
|90th Percentile Wage||$84,980|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for forensic science technicians in Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $84,980. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $55,140. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $38,930.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of forensic science technicians from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $55,140 in Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach is in the middle of salary range for forensic science technicians in state of Florida. In comparison, the annual salary of forensic science technicians in Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach is 11.9 percent (11.9%) lower than that in the highest paying West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach and 35.5 percent (35.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach|| |
|Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall|| |
|Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach|| |
|Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach|| |
|Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater|| |
|Cape Coral-Fort Myers|| |
|Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent|| |
|Lakeland-Winter Haven|| |
|Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville|| |