The annual and hourly salary statistics of medical scientists, except epidemiologists in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of medical scientists, except epidemiologists in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy 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||$44,650|
|25th Percentile Wage||$57,300|
|50th Percentile Wage||$83,560|
|75th Percentile Wage||$110,220|
|90th Percentile Wage||$137,800|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for medical scientists, except epidemiologists in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $137,800. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $83,560. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $44,650.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of medical scientists, except epidemiologists from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $83,560 in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy is in the middle of salary range for medical scientists, except epidemiologists in state of Massachusetts. In comparison, the annual salary of medical scientists, except epidemiologists in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy is 25.5 percent (25.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton and 14.8 percent (14.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Springfield.
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