Natural Sciences Manager Salary Information in Iowa

The average annual and hourly salaries for natural sciences managers in the state of Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of natural sciences managers amongst Iowa metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Natural Sciences Managers in Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$70,380
25th Percentile Wage
$91,780
50th Percentile Wage
$111,180
75th Percentile Wage
$134,600
90th Percentile Wage
$168,110

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for natural sciences managers in Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $168,110. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $111,180. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $70,380.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33.84
25th Percentile Wage
$44.13
50th Percentile Wage
$53.45
75th Percentile Wage
$64.70
90th Percentile Wage
$80.81

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for natural sciences managers in Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $80.81. The median hourly salary is $53.45. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33.84.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of natural sciences managers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016111,1808.27%4.34%
2015101,9906.64%-
201495,2201.88%-
201393,430-13.84%-
2012106,360--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Natural Sciences Managers in Iowa Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of natural sciences managers in some Iowa cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of natural sciences managers in state of Iowa ranges from $90,120 to $124,700. The highest paying area for natural sciences managers in Iowa is Des Moines-West Des Moines with a median annual salary of $124,700. The second highest paying city/area in Iowa State is Ames (mean annual salary $113,110). The lowest paying area is Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $90,120.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$124,700
Ames
$113,110
Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$90,120



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