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Natural Sciences Manager Salary Information in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky

The annual and hourly salary statistics of natural sciences managers in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of natural sciences managers in Lexington-Fayette 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 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$59,860
25th Percentile Wage
$74,140
50th Percentile Wage
$98,510
75th Percentile Wage
$122,620
90th Percentile Wage
$158,990

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for natural sciences managers in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $158,990. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $98,510. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $59,860.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28.78
25th Percentile Wage
$35.65
50th Percentile Wage
$47.36
75th Percentile Wage
$58.95
90th Percentile Wage
$76.44

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for natural sciences managers in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $76.44. The median hourly salary is $47.36. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28.78.

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
201698,5101.15%-7.98%
201597,380-7.71%-
2014104,890-6.28%-
2013111,4804.58%-
2012106,370--

Table 3. Compare Natural Sciences Manager Salary in Lexington-Fayette with Other Kentucky Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $98,510, Lexington-Fayette is the second highest paying city for natural sciences managers in state of Kentucky, following the highest paying city Louisville-Jefferson County (median annual salary of $107,660). Compared with Louisville-Jefferson County, the median annual salary of natural sciences managers in Lexington-Fayette is 8.5 percent (8.5%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Louisville-Jefferson County
$107,660
Lexington-Fayette
$98,510
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$67,750
Evansville
$67,410

See also: Top paying jobs in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky.