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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
$50,200
25th Percentile Wage
$67,920
50th Percentile Wage
$89,780
75th Percentile Wage
$117,540
90th Percentile Wage
$133,460

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 $133,460. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $89,780. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid microbiologists is $50,200.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of microbiologists in the industry sector of management of companies and enterprises from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$89,780
15.99% 11.73%
2016
$75,420
-1.90% -
2015
$76,850
6.22% -
2014
$72,070
-8.42% -
2013
$78,140
-1.42% -
2012
$79,250
- -

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
$89,780
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$89,780

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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