Biochemists and Biophysicists Salary in Sector of Wholesale Trade

The salary statistics of biochemists and biophysicists in the industry sector of wholesale trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare biochemists and biophysicists salaries in different industries within the wholesale trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Biochemists and Biophysicists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$65,720
25th Percentile Wage
$85,170
50th Percentile Wage
$111,700
75th Percentile Wage
$148,130
90th Percentile Wage
$176,160

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for biochemists and biophysicists in the industry sector of wholesale trade. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) biochemists and biophysicists is $176,160. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $111,700. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid biochemists and biophysicists is $65,720.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of biochemists and biophysicists in the industry sector of wholesale trade from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016111,700-3.12%7.78%
2015115,1805.20%-
2014109,1902.87%-
2013106,0602.88%-
2012103,010--

Compare Biochemists and Biophysicists Salary in Different Industries within the Wholesale Trade Sector

The average salaries of biochemists and biophysicists in two industries in the wholesale trade sector are shown below. For detailed biochemists and biophysicists salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$110,390
Drugs and Druggists' Sundries Merchant Wholesalers
$108,640

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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