Other Physical Scientist Salary Information in Florida

The average annual and hourly salaries for other physical scientists in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of other physical 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Other Physical Scientists in Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$42,240
25th Percentile Wage
$56,400
50th Percentile Wage
$75,750
75th Percentile Wage
$95,820
90th Percentile Wage
$117,450

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other physical scientists in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $117,450. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $75,750. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $42,240.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20.30
25th Percentile Wage
$27.12
50th Percentile Wage
$36.42
75th Percentile Wage
$46.07
90th Percentile Wage
$56.47

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for other physical scientists in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $56.47. The median hourly salary is $36.42. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $20.30.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other physical scientists from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201675,750-0.63%9.07%
201576,2303.67%-
201473,4303.57%-
201370,8102.73%-
201268,880--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Other Physical Scientists in Florida Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of other physical scientists in some Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of other physical scientists in state of Florida ranges from $55,450 to $92,950. The highest paying area for other physical scientists in Florida is Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville with a median annual salary of $92,950. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall (mean annual salary $87,670). The lowest paying area is Tallahassee with a median annual salary of $55,450.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville
$92,950
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$87,670
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$82,570
West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach
$77,640
Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach
$72,590
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$60,880
Tallahassee
$55,450


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