The salary statistics and trend of physicists in the industry of employment services are shown in the following tables and chart. In Table 3 we compare physicist salaries in different industries within the administrative and support and waste management and remediation services sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$69,600|
|25th Percentile Wage||$95,150|
|50th Percentile Wage||$125,540|
|75th Percentile Wage||$158,330|
|90th Percentile Wage||$196,620|
Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for physicists in the industry of employment services. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) physicists is $196,620. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $125,540. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent physicists is $69,600.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of physicists in the industry of Employment Services from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of physicists in five industries within the administrative and support and waste management and remediation services sector are shown in Table 3. For salary information of physicists in a specific industry, use the links in the table.
|Industry||Median Annual Salary|
|Employment Services|| |
|Temporary Help Services|| |
|Administrative and Support Services|| |
|Remediation and Other Waste Management Services|| |
|Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |