Other Biological Scientist Salary in Sector of Wholesale Trade

The salary statistics of other biological scientists in the industry sector of wholesale trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare other biological scientist salaries in different industries within the wholesale trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Other Biological Scientists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,380
25th Percentile Wage
$56,220
50th Percentile Wage
$79,450
75th Percentile Wage
$99,720
90th Percentile Wage
$119,830

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other biological scientists 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) other biological scientists is $119,830. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $79,450. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other biological scientists is $40,380.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other biological scientists in the industry sector of wholesale trade from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$79,450
4.57% 12.88%
2016
$75,820
1.68% -
2015
$74,550
0.50% -
2014
$74,180
2.39% -
2013
$72,410
4.41% -
2012
$69,220
- -

Compare Other Biological Scientist Salary in Different Industries within the Wholesale Trade Sector

The average salaries of other biological scientists in seven industries in the wholesale trade sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for other biological scientist occupations is the merchant wholesalers, durable goods industry with an annual salary $99,420. The lowest paying industry is the drugs and druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers industry (annual salary $67,370). For detailed other biological scientist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$99,420
Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$99,420
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$86,300
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$74,920
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$74,920
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$72,530
Drugs and Druggists' Sundries Merchant Wholesalers
$67,370

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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