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Medical Scientist Salary in Sector of Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)

The salary statistics of medical scientists in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government) are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare medical scientist salaries in different industries within the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector.

Average Annual Salary of Medical Scientists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$53,970
25th Percentile Wage
$66,050
50th Percentile Wage
$85,280
75th Percentile Wage
$104,500
90th Percentile Wage
$123,890

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for medical scientists in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government). The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) medical scientists is $123,890. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $85,280. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid medical scientists is $53,970.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of medical scientists in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government) from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201685,2805.04%6.75%
201580,980-1.69%-
201482,350-0.58%-
201382,8304.00%-
201279,520--

Compare Medical Scientist Salary in Different Industries within the Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government) Sector

The average salaries of medical scientists in three industries in the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for medical scientist occupations is the grantmaking and giving services industry with an annual salary $88,490. The lowest paying industry is the business, professional, labor, political, and similar organizations industry (annual salary $84,340). For detailed medical scientist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Grantmaking and Giving Services
$88,490
Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations
$85,280
Business, Professional, Labor, Political, and Similar Organizations
$84,340

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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