Geoscientists (Except Hydrologists and Geographers) Salary Information in Florida

The average annual and hourly salaries for geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) among 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 Geoscientists (Except Hydrologists and Geographers) in Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$51,370
25th Percentile Wage
$63,340
50th Percentile Wage
$88,780
75th Percentile Wage
$104,730
90th Percentile Wage
$127,210

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $127,210. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $88,780. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $51,370.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$88,780
2.34% 15.76%
2016
$86,700
2.86% -
2015
$84,220
12.44% -
2014
$73,740
4.84% -
2013
$70,170
-6.58% -
2012
$74,790
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Geoscientists (Except Hydrologists and Geographers) in Florida Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in some Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in state of Florida ranges from $57,080 to $100,050. The highest paying area for geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in Florida is Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall with a median annual salary of $100,050. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville (mean annual salary $97,140). The lowest paying area is Tallahassee with a median annual salary of $57,080.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$100,050
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville
$97,140
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$93,180
West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach
$92,350
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$91,410
Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach
$91,050
Jacksonville
$84,400
Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach
$72,940
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
$67,870
Gainesville
$60,080
Tallahassee
$57,080




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