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Medical Scientist Salary in Sector of Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services

The salary statistics of medical scientists in the industry sector of administrative and support and waste management and remediation services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare medical scientist salaries in different industries within the administrative and support and waste management and remediation services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Medical Scientists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$44,480
25th Percentile Wage
$57,310
50th Percentile Wage
$75,840
75th Percentile Wage
$99,150
90th Percentile Wage
$125,510

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for medical scientists in the industry sector of administrative and support and 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) medical scientists is $125,510. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $75,840. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid medical scientists is $44,480.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of medical scientists in the industry sector of administrative and support and waste management and remediation services from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
2014
$75,840
6.47% -3.06%
2013
$70,930
-10.19% -
2012
$78,160
- -

Compare Medical Scientist Salary in Different Industries within the Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services Sector

The average salaries of medical scientists in three industries in the administrative and support and waste management and remediation services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for medical scientist occupations is the employment services industry with an annual salary $78,140. The lowest paying industry is the administrative and support services industry (annual salary $75,840). For detailed medical scientist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Employment Services
$78,140
Temporary Help Services
$77,300
Administrative and Support Services
$75,840

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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