Other Biological Scientist Salary in the Industry of Testing Laboratories

The salary statistics and trend of other biological scientists in the industry of testing laboratories are shown in the following tables and chart. In Table 3 we compare other biological scientist salaries in different industries within the professional, scientific, and technical services sector.

Table 1. Average Annual Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31,190
25th Percentile Wage
$47,050
50th Percentile Wage
$72,250
75th Percentile Wage
$93,360
90th Percentile Wage
$121,570

Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for other biological scientists in the industry of testing laboratories. 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 biological scientists is $121,570. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $72,250. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent other biological scientists is $31,190.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other biological scientists in the industry of Testing Laboratories from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201672,25031.72%21.05%
201549,330-18.04%-
201458,2306.37%-
201354,520-4.62%-
201257,040--

Table 2. Average Hourly Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$14.99
25th Percentile Wage
$22.62
50th Percentile Wage
$34.74
75th Percentile Wage
$44.89
90th Percentile Wage
$58.45

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for other biological scientists in the industry of testing laboratories. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) other biological scientists is $58.45. The median hourly salary is $34.74. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $14.99.

Table 3. Compare Other Biological Scientist Salary in Different Industries within the Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services Sector

The average salaries of other biological scientists in seven industries within the professional, scientific, and technical services sector are shown in Table 3. For salary information of other biological scientists in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Industry Median Annual Salary
Engineering Services
$85,620
Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services
$80,110
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
$80,020
Scientific Research and Development Services
$80,010
Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences
$79,960
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$79,830
Testing Laboratories
$72,250

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