Medical Scientist, Except Epidemiologists Salary Information in Massachusetts

The average annual and hourly salaries for medical scientists, except epidemiologists in the state of Massachusetts are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of medical scientists, except epidemiologists among Massachusetts 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists in Massachusetts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$158,630
75th Percentile Wage
$121,660
50th Percentile Wage
$87,000
25th Percentile Wage
$58,370
10th Percentile Wage
$39,280

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for medical scientists, except epidemiologists in Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $158,630. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $87,000. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $39,280.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$76.27
75th Percentile Wage
$58.49
50th Percentile Wage
$41.83
25th Percentile Wage
$28.06
10th Percentile Wage
$18.88

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for medical scientists, except epidemiologists in Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $76.27. The median hourly salary is $41.83. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18.88.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $87,000 -0.32%
2013 $87,280 -1.52%
2012 $88,630 4.81%
2011 $84,560 4.38%
2010 $81,010 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for medical scientists, except epidemiologists in state of Massachusetts from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 7.39%. We note that in 2013 the average salary decreased by -1.52%.We also note that the average annual wage had a relatively large growth of 4.81% in the year 2012 and a relatively large increase of 4.38% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Medical Scientist, Except Epidemiologists Wage in Massachusetts vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists
$87,000
Other Life Scientists
$74,440
Food Scientists and Technologists
$69,740
Soil and Plant Scientists
$73,150
Biochemists and Biophysicists
$94,790
Microbiologists
$58,990
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists
$76,690

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists in Massachusetts Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of medical scientists, except epidemiologists in some Massachusetts cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of medical scientists, except epidemiologists in state of Massachusetts ranges from $60,640 to $120,360. The highest paying area for medical scientists, except epidemiologists in Massachusetts is Framingham with a median annual salary of $120,360. The second highest paying city/area in Massachusetts State is Boston-Cambridge-Quincy (mean annual salary $88,690). The lowest paying area is Worcester with a median annual salary of $60,640.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Framingham
$120,360
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$88,690
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$87,110
Springfield
$63,930
Worcester
$60,640

Medical Scientist, Except Epidemiologists Salary by State

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