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
$43,620
25th Percentile Wage
$53,890
50th Percentile Wage
$72,200
75th Percentile Wage
$91,480
90th Percentile Wage
$123,050

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 $123,050. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $72,200. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other biological scientists is $43,620.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other biological scientists in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201672,200-1.72%-6.90%
201573,440-2.21%-
201475,060-0.61%-
201375,520-2.20%-
201277,180--

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

The average salaries of other biological scientists in seven 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 $85,330. The lowest paying industry is the medical and diagnostic laboratories industry (annual salary $67,840). For detailed other biological scientist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Offices of Physicians
$85,330
Hospitals - Privately owned
$77,680
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$77,310
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$77,050
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$76,590
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$70,290
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories
$67,840

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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