The salary statistics of medical scientists in the industry sector of information are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare medical scientist salaries in different industries within the information sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$32,770|
|25th Percentile Wage||$66,670|
|50th Percentile Wage||$106,270|
|75th Percentile Wage||$134,310|
|90th Percentile Wage||$148,450|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for medical scientists in the industry sector of information. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) medical scientists is $148,450. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $106,270. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid medical scientists is $32,770.
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .