Other Biological Scientist Salary Information in Kentucky

The average annual and hourly salaries for other biological scientists in the state of Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of other biological scientists amongst Kentucky cities 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 Other Biological Scientists in Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,310
25th Percentile Wage
$46,140
50th Percentile Wage
$59,250
75th Percentile Wage
$77,010
90th Percentile Wage
$85,200

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other biological scientists in Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $85,200. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $59,250. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $32,310.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$15.53
25th Percentile Wage
$22.18
50th Percentile Wage
$28.49
75th Percentile Wage
$37.03
90th Percentile Wage
$40.96

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for other biological scientists in Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $40.96. The median hourly salary is $28.49. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $15.53.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other biological scientists from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201659,2501.16%3.07%
201558,5600.99%-
201457,9802.54%-
201356,510-1.63%-
201257,430--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Other Biological Scientists in Kentucky Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of other biological scientists in some Kentucky cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of other biological scientists in state of Kentucky ranges from $57,340 to $69,130. The highest paying area for other biological scientists in Kentucky is Louisville-Jefferson County with a median annual salary of $69,130. The lowest paying area is Lexington-Fayette with a median annual salary of $57,340.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Louisville-Jefferson County
$69,130
Lexington-Fayette
$57,340


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