Other Physical Scientist Salary Information in Hawaii

The average annual and hourly salaries for other physical scientists in the state of Hawaii are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of other physical scientists among Hawaii cities 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 Physical Scientists in Hawaii

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$164,770
75th Percentile Wage
$137,470
50th Percentile Wage
$108,580
25th Percentile Wage
$82,800
10th Percentile Wage
$58,360

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other physical scientists in Hawaii in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $164,770. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $108,580. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $58,360.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$79.22
75th Percentile Wage
$66.09
50th Percentile Wage
$52.20
25th Percentile Wage
$39.81
10th Percentile Wage
$28.06

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for other physical scientists in Hawaii in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $79.22. The median hourly salary is $52.20. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28.06.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $108,580 1.00%
2013 $107,510 4.39%
2012 $102,990 4.96%
2011 $98,120 23.31%
2010 $79,570 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for other physical scientists in state of Hawaii from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 36.46%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 4.39%. We also note that the average annual wage had a relatively large growth of 4.96% in the year 2012 and a sizable increase of 23.31% in 2011.

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

OccupationAverage Wage
Astronomers
$102,880
Physicists
$107,950
Atmospheric and Space Scientists
$98,400
Chemists
$60,180
Environmental Scientists and Health Specialists
$57,880
Geoscientists (Except Hydrologists and Geographers)
$89,400
Other Physical Scientists
$108,580

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