Natural Sciences Manager Salary Information in Lafayette, Indiana

The annual and hourly salary statistics of natural sciences managers in Lafayette, Indiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of natural sciences managers in Lafayette is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Natural Sciences Managers in Lafayette, Indiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$54,740
25th Percentile Wage
$67,040
50th Percentile Wage
$90,350
75th Percentile Wage
$118,820
90th Percentile Wage
$145,640

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for natural sciences managers in Lafayette, Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $145,640. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $90,350. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $54,740.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26.32
25th Percentile Wage
$32.22
50th Percentile Wage
$43.44
75th Percentile Wage
$57.12
90th Percentile Wage
$70.02

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for natural sciences managers in Lafayette, Indiana. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $70.02. The median hourly salary is $43.44. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26.32.

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. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
201490,3500.44%13.68%
201389,95013.30%-
201277,990--

Table 3. Compare Natural Sciences Manager Salary in Lafayette with Other Indiana Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $90,350, Lafayette is the highest paying city for natural sciences managers in state of Indiana, followed by Bloomington (median annual salary $85,390). In comparison, the median annual salary of natural sciences managers in Lafayette is 5.5 percent (5.5%) higher than that in Bloomington.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Lafayette
$90,350
Bloomington
$85,390
Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$60,820
Indianapolis-Carmel
$54,050
Fort Wayne
$48,530

See also: Top paying jobs in Lafayette, Indiana.