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Natural Sciences Manager Salary in Sector of Health Care and Social Assistance

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.

Average Annual Salary of Natural Sciences Managers

Percentile BracketAverage 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.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$85,320
5.71% -19.09%
2016
$80,450
-12.04% -
2015
$90,140
-8.08% -
2014
$97,420
-6.90% -
2013
$104,140
2.43% -
2012
$101,610
- -

Compare Natural Sciences Manager Salary in Different Industries within the Health Care and Social Assistance Sector

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
$114,730
Outpatient Care Centers
$112,790
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals
$103,440
Hospitals - State government owned
$103,190
Specialty hospitals - Privately owned
$99,820
Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$93,190
All Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$93,190
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$88,670
Hospitals - Privately owned
$85,810
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$84,960
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$83,350
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$82,160
Offices of Physicians
$74,450
Hospitals - Local government owned
$71,780
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned
$71,780
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals
$65,280

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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