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 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$63,310|
|25th Percentile Wage||$84,200|
|50th Percentile Wage||$103,590|
|75th Percentile Wage||$121,360|
|90th Percentile Wage||$139,130|
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 $139,130. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $103,590. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $63,310.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of natural sciences managers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $103,590, 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 $122,450). Compared with Louisville-Jefferson County, the median annual salary of natural sciences managers in Lexington-Fayette is 15.4 percent (15.4%) lower.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Louisville-Jefferson County|| |
|West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area|| |