Social Scientist and Related Worker Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

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

Average Annual Salary of Social Scientists and Related Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,940
25th Percentile Wage
$62,890
50th Percentile Wage
$93,220
75th Percentile Wage
$118,820
90th Percentile Wage
$133,440

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for social scientists and related workers 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) social scientists and related workers is $133,440. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $93,220. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid social scientists and related workers is $27,940.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of social scientists and related workers in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201693,2202.23%1.33%
201591,1406.69%-
201485,040-9.90%-
201393,4601.58%-
201291,980--

Compare Social Scientist and Related Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Transportation and Warehousing Sector

The average salaries of social scientists and related workers in two industries in the transportation and warehousing sector are shown below. For detailed social scientist and related worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Postal Service (federal government)
$114,990
Postal Service (federal government)
$114,990

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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