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Medical Scientist Salary in the Industry of Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)

The salary statistics and trend of medical scientists in the industry of local government, excluding schools and hospitals (oes designation) are shown in the following tables and chart. In Table 3 we compare medical scientist salaries in different industries within the federal, state, and local government sector.

Table 1. Average Annual Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$44,390
25th Percentile Wage
$54,640
50th Percentile Wage
$67,440
75th Percentile Wage
$87,190
90th Percentile Wage
$105,340

Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for medical scientists in the industry of local government, excluding schools and hospitals (oes designation). 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 $105,340. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $67,440. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent medical scientists is $44,390.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of medical scientists in the industry of Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation) from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$67,440
0.98% 5.72%
2016
$66,780
0.90% -
2015
$66,180
-0.44% -
2014
$66,470
1.84% -
2013
$65,250
2.56% -
2012
$63,580
- -

Table 3. Compare Medical Scientist Salary in Different Industries within the Federal, State, and Local Government Sector

The average salaries of medical scientists in eight industries within the federal, state, and local government sector are shown in Table 3. For salary information of medical scientists in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Industry Median Annual Salary
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation)
$123,240
Federal government, including USPS
$123,240
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$74,530
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$74,410
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$67,440
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$64,820
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$62,020
State government, including schools and hospitals
$58,310

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