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Physicist Salary in the Industry of Waste Management and Remediation Services

The salary statistics and trend of physicists in the industry of waste management and remediation 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.

Table 1. Average Annual Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$55,260
25th Percentile Wage
$67,020
50th Percentile Wage
$80,090
75th Percentile Wage
$149,540
90th Percentile Wage
$186,150

Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for physicists in the industry of waste management and remediation 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 $186,150. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $80,090. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent physicists is $55,260.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of physicists in the industry of Waste Management and Remediation Services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$80,090
-1.00% -36.23%
2016
$80,890
-36.77% -
2015
$110,630
0.89% -
2014
$109,640
4.16% -
2013
$105,080
-3.84% -
2012
$109,110
- -

Table 3. Compare Physicist Salary in Different Industries within the Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services Sector

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
$125,540
Temporary Help Services
$124,370
Administrative and Support Services
$123,330
Remediation and Other Waste Management Services
$115,670
Waste Management and Remediation Services
$80,090

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