Medical Scientist, Except Epidemiologists Salary Information in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts

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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$44,730
25th Percentile Wage
$60,950
50th Percentile Wage
$86,380
75th Percentile Wage
$116,630
90th Percentile Wage
$144,890

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 $144,890. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $86,380. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $44,730.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21.51
25th Percentile Wage
$29.30
50th Percentile Wage
$41.53
75th Percentile Wage
$56.07
90th Percentile Wage
$69.66

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for medical scientists, except epidemiologists in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $69.66. The median hourly salary is $41.53. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $21.51.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of medical scientists, except epidemiologists from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201686,3804.61%-6.38%
201582,400-5.72%-
201487,110-3.67%-
201390,310-1.75%-
201291,890--

Table 3. Compare Medical Scientist, Except Epidemiologists Salary in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy with Other Massachusetts Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $86,380 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 29.0 percent (29.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Framingham and 34.2 percent (34.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying Worcester.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Framingham
$121,600
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$88,450
Springfield
$87,610
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$86,380
Worcester
$56,800

See also: Top paying jobs in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts.