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Microbiologists Salary in Sector of Management of Companies and Enterprises

The salary statistics of microbiologists in the industry sector of management of companies and enterprises are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare microbiologists salaries in different industries within the management of companies and enterprises sector.

Average Annual Salary of Microbiologists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,940
25th Percentile Wage
$55,330
50th Percentile Wage
$75,420
75th Percentile Wage
$106,190
90th Percentile Wage
$132,730

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for microbiologists in the industry sector of management of companies and enterprises. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) microbiologists is $132,730. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $75,420. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid microbiologists is $43,940.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of microbiologists in the industry sector of management of companies and enterprises from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201675,420-1.90%-5.08%
201576,8506.22%-
201472,070-8.42%-
201378,140-1.42%-
201279,250--

Compare Microbiologists Salary in Different Industries within the Management of Companies and Enterprises Sector

The average salaries of microbiologists in two industries in the management of companies and enterprises sector are shown below. For detailed microbiologists salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$75,420
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$75,420

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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