Atmospheric and Space Scientist Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

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

Average Annual Salary of Atmospheric and Space Scientists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$61,850
25th Percentile Wage
$87,220
50th Percentile Wage
$108,870
75th Percentile Wage
$122,760
90th Percentile Wage
$131,090

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for atmospheric and space scientists in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing. 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 $131,090. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $108,870. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid atmospheric and space scientists is $61,850.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of atmospheric and space scientists in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$108,870
1.07% 29.50%
2016
$107,710
33.99% -
2015
$71,100
0.41% -
2014
$70,810
2.91% -
2013
$68,750
-11.64% -
2012
$76,750
- -

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

The average salaries of atmospheric and space scientists in two industries in the transportation and warehousing 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
Air Transportation
$82,790
Scheduled Air Transportation
$82,790

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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