Other Biological Scientist Salary in Sector of Health Care and Social Assistance

The salary statistics of other biological scientists in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare other biological scientist salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.

Average Annual Salary of Other Biological Scientists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$47,020
25th Percentile Wage
$59,600
50th Percentile Wage
$78,720
75th Percentile Wage
$100,810
90th Percentile Wage
$138,100

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other biological scientists 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) other biological scientists is $138,100. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $78,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other biological scientists is $47,020.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other biological scientists in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$78,720
8.28% 1.96%
2016
$72,200
-1.72% -
2015
$73,440
-2.21% -
2014
$75,060
-0.61% -
2013
$75,520
-2.20% -
2012
$77,180
- -

Compare Other Biological Scientist Salary in Different Industries within the Health Care and Social Assistance Sector

The average salaries of other biological scientists in eight 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 other biological scientist occupations is the offices of physicians industry with an annual salary $87,810. The lowest paying industry is the medical and diagnostic laboratories industry (annual salary $75,980). For detailed other biological scientist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Offices of Physicians
$87,810
Outpatient Care Centers
$81,150
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$79,630
Hospitals - Privately owned
$79,530
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$78,540
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$78,410
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$78,150
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories
$75,980

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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