Environmental Scientist and Geoscientists Salary in the Industry of General Medical and Surgical Hospitals

The salary statistics and trend of environmental scientists and geoscientists in the industry of general medical and surgical hospitals are shown in the following tables and chart. In Table 3 we compare environmental scientist and geoscientists salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.

Table 1. Average Annual Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$44,740
25th Percentile Wage
$55,640
50th Percentile Wage
$64,790
75th Percentile Wage
$77,270
90th Percentile Wage
$98,220

Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for environmental scientists and geoscientists in the industry of general medical and surgical hospitals. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) environmental scientists and geoscientists is $98,220. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $64,790. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent environmental scientists and geoscientists is $44,740.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of environmental scientists and geoscientists in the industry of General Medical and Surgical Hospitals from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$64,790
4.17% 33.08%
2016
$62,090
4.96% -
2015
$59,010
25.28% -
2014
$44,090
3.04% -
2013
$42,750
-1.43% -
2012
$43,360
- -

Table 3. Compare Environmental Scientist and Geoscientists Salary in Different Industries within the Health Care and Social Assistance Sector

The average salaries of environmental scientists and geoscientists in 13 industries within the health care and social assistance sector are shown in Table 3. For salary information of environmental scientists and geoscientists in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Industry Median Annual Salary
Offices of Physicians
$92,090
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$87,670
Outpatient Care Centers
$79,710
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals
$79,130
Specialty hospitals - Privately owned
$79,130
Hospitals - Local government owned
$74,160
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned
$74,160
Social Assistance
$67,830
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$64,790
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$64,310
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$63,310
Hospitals - Privately owned
$62,940
Hospitals - State government owned
$51,230

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