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Physicist Salary Information in Indiana

The average annual and hourly salaries for physicists in the state of Indiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of physicists among Indiana 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
$150,510
50th Percentile Wage
$86,020
25th Percentile Wage
$58,450
10th Percentile Wage
$53,440

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for physicists in Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $150,510. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $86,020. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $53,440.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
$72.36
50th Percentile Wage
$41.36
25th Percentile Wage
$28.10
10th Percentile Wage
$25.69

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for physicists in Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 75th percentile wage is $72.36. The median hourly salary is $41.36. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25.69.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $86,020 -26.65%
2013 $117,280 -1.04%
2012 $118,510 7.22%
2011 $110,530 -3.63%
2010 $114,690 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for physicists in state of Indiana from 2010 to 2014. We note that in 2013 the average salary decreased by -1.04%.We also see the year 2012 had a salary increase 7.22% while year 2011 had a negtive growth of -3.63%.

Table 4. Average Physicist Wage in Indiana vs. Related Jobs

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