Other Life Scientist Salary Information in Hawaii

The average annual and hourly salaries for other life scientists in the state of Hawaii are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of other life scientists among Hawaii 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Other Life Scientists in Hawaii

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$152,260
75th Percentile Wage
$118,810
50th Percentile Wage
$86,150
25th Percentile Wage
$57,890
10th Percentile Wage
$45,130

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other life scientists in Hawaii in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $152,260. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $86,150. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $45,130.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$73.20
75th Percentile Wage
$57.12
50th Percentile Wage
$41.42
25th Percentile Wage
$27.83
10th Percentile Wage
$21.69

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for other life scientists in Hawaii in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $73.20. The median hourly salary is $41.42. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $21.69.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $86,150 56.58%
2013 $55,020 -13.34%
2012 $63,490 -19.52%
2011 $78,890 16.98%
2010 $67,440 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for other life scientists in state of Hawaii from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 27.74%. We note that in 2013 the average salary decreased by -13.34%.We also see the year 2011 had a positive salary growth of 16.98% while year 2012 had a negtive one (-19.52%).

Table 4. Average Other Life Scientist Wage in Hawaii vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists
$70,940
Other Biological Scientists
$72,990
Conservation Scientists
$71,000
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists
$70,740
Other Life Scientists
$86,150

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