Other Physical Scientist Salary in Sector of Educational Services

The salary statistics of other physical scientists in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare other physical scientist salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Other Physical Scientists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$42,170
25th Percentile Wage
$49,350
50th Percentile Wage
$61,120
75th Percentile Wage
$82,080
90th Percentile Wage
$116,190

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other physical scientists in the industry sector of educational 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) other physical scientists is $116,190. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $61,120. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other physical scientists is $42,170.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other physical scientists in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016
$61,120
-0.70% 14.17%
2015
$61,550
4.00% -
2014
$59,090
5.79% -
2013
$55,670
5.77% -
2012
$52,460
- -

Compare Other Physical Scientist Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of other physical scientists in seven industries in the educational services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for other physical scientist occupations is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - privately owned industry with an annual salary $67,930. The lowest paying industry is the educational services - local government owned industry (annual salary $47,420). For detailed other physical scientist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$67,930
Educational Services - Privately owned
$66,820
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$61,200
Educational Services
$61,120
Educational Services - State government owned
$58,150
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$58,120
Educational Services - Local government owned
$47,420

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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