Atmospheric and Space Scientist Salary in Sector of Utilities

The salary statistics of atmospheric and space scientists in the industry sector of utilities are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare atmospheric and space scientist salaries in different industries within the utilities sector.

Average Annual Salary of Atmospheric and Space Scientists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$63,970
25th Percentile Wage
$80,860
50th Percentile Wage
$97,400
75th Percentile Wage
$133,880
90th Percentile Wage
$145,480

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for atmospheric and space scientists in the industry sector of utilities. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) atmospheric and space scientists is $145,480. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $97,400. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid atmospheric and space scientists is $63,970.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of atmospheric and space scientists in the industry sector of utilities from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth1-Year Growth
201397,4004.27%4.27%
201293,240--

Compare Atmospheric and Space Scientist Salary in Different Industries within the Utilities Sector

The average salaries of atmospheric and space scientists in one industries in the utilities sector are shown below. For detailed atmospheric and space scientist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Utilities
$97,400

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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