The salary statistics of natural sciences managers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare natural sciences manager salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$53,600|
|25th Percentile Wage||$66,840|
|50th Percentile Wage||$85,320|
|75th Percentile Wage||$124,290|
|90th Percentile Wage||$168,840|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for natural sciences managers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) natural sciences managers is $168,840. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $85,320. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid natural sciences managers is $53,600.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of natural sciences managers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of natural sciences managers in 16 industries in the health care and social assistance sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for natural sciences manager occupations is the medical and diagnostic laboratories industry with an annual salary $114,730. The lowest paying industry is the psychiatric and substance abuse hospitals industry (annual salary $65,280). For detailed natural sciences manager salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories|| |
|Outpatient Care Centers|| |
|Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals|| |
|Hospitals - State government owned|| |
|Specialty hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Other Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|All Other Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals|| |
|Offices of Physicians|| |
|Hospitals - Local government owned|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned|| |
|Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .