Other Physical Scientist Salary in Sector of Wholesale Trade

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

Average Annual Salary of Other Physical Scientists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$58,710
25th Percentile Wage
$75,890
50th Percentile Wage
$106,490
75th Percentile Wage
$124,280
90th Percentile Wage
$146,830

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other physical 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 physical scientists is $146,830. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $106,490. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other physical scientists is $58,710.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$106,490
19.48% -21.52%
2016
$85,750
0.45% -
2015
$85,360
-6.94% -
2014
$91,280
-39.17% -
2013
$127,030
-1.87% -
2012
$129,410
- -

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

The average salaries of other physical scientists in three 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 physical scientist occupations is the wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers industry with an annual salary $138,240. The lowest paying industry is the merchant wholesalers, nondurable goods industry (annual salary $81,510). For detailed other physical scientist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$138,240
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$138,240
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$81,510

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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