Life, Physical, and Social Science Technician Salary in Sector of Finance and Insurance

The salary statistics of life, physical, and social science technicians in the industry sector of finance and insurance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare life, physical, and social science technician salaries in different industries within the finance and insurance sector.

Average Annual Salary of Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,890
25th Percentile Wage
$35,630
50th Percentile Wage
$40,160
75th Percentile Wage
$57,540
90th Percentile Wage
$70,320

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for life, physical, and social science technicians in the industry sector of finance and insurance. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) life, physical, and social science technicians is $70,320. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $40,160. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid life, physical, and social science technicians is $32,890.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of life, physical, and social science technicians in the industry sector of finance and insurance from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201640,160-3.26%-20.19%
201541,470-24.45%-
201451,610-4.01%-
201353,68010.08%-
201248,270--

Compare Life, Physical, and Social Science Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Finance and Insurance Sector

The average salaries of life, physical, and social science technicians in four industries in the finance and insurance sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for life, physical, and social science technician occupations is the monetary authorities-central bank industry with an annual salary $49,580. The lowest paying industry is the insurance carriers industry (annual salary $37,550). For detailed life, physical, and social science technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank
$49,580
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank
$49,580
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities
$39,050
Insurance Carriers
$37,550

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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