Materials Scientist Salary Information in Florida

The average annual and hourly salaries for materials scientists in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of materials scientists 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 Materials Scientists in Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37,810
25th Percentile Wage
$54,200
50th Percentile Wage
$83,630
75th Percentile Wage
$137,020
90th Percentile Wage
$158,940

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for materials scientists in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $158,940. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $83,630. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $37,810.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$83,630
-22.32% 14.46%
2016
$102,300
23.87% -
2015
$77,880
-3.09% -
2014
$80,290
12.72% -
2013
$70,080
-2.08% -
2012
$71,540
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Materials Scientists in Florida Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of materials scientists in some Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of materials scientists in state of Florida ranges from $71,200 to $103,380. The highest paying area for materials scientists in Florida is Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford with a median annual salary of $103,380. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach (mean annual salary $75,750). The lowest paying area is Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall with a median annual salary of $71,200.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
$103,380
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$75,750
West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach
$74,930
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$74,860
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$71,200




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