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Physicist Salary Information in Idaho

The average annual and hourly salaries for physicists in the state of Idaho are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of physicists among Idaho 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Physicists in Idaho

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$85,790
25th Percentile Wage
$94,410
50th Percentile Wage
$110,220
75th Percentile Wage
$141,460
90th Percentile Wage
$163,190

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for physicists in Idaho in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $163,190. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $110,220. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $85,790.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of physicists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$110,220
23.54% 6.35%
2016
$84,270
-2.35% -
2015
$86,250
-14.67% -
2014
$98,900
-7.72% -
2013
$106,540
3.12% -
2012
$103,220
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Physicists in Idaho Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of physicists in some Idaho cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of physicists in state of Idaho ranges from $110,160 to $120,450. The highest paying area for physicists in Idaho is Idaho Falls with a median annual salary of $120,450. The lowest paying area is East Idaho nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $110,160.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Idaho Falls
$120,450
East Idaho nonmetropolitan area
$110,160




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