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Biochemists and Biophysicists Salary Information in Baltimore-Towson, Maryland

The annual and hourly salary statistics of biochemists and biophysicists in Baltimore-Towson, Maryland are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of biochemists and biophysicists in Baltimore-Towson is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Biochemists and Biophysicists in Baltimore-Towson, Maryland

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$53,850
25th Percentile Wage
$66,490
50th Percentile Wage
$74,890
75th Percentile Wage
$83,360
90th Percentile Wage
$112,010

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for biochemists and biophysicists in Baltimore-Towson, Maryland in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $112,010. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $74,890. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $53,850.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of biochemists and biophysicists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$74,890
0.25% -0.13%
2016
$74,700
-0.19% -
2015
$74,840
-7.84% -
2014
$80,710
4.78% -
2013
$76,850
2.42% -
2012
$74,990
- -

Table 3. Compare Biochemists and Biophysicists Salary in Baltimore-Towson with Other Maryland Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $74,890, Baltimore-Towson is the second highest paying city for biochemists and biophysicists in state of Maryland, following the highest paying city Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick (median annual salary of $81,370). Compared with Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, the median annual salary of biochemists and biophysicists in Baltimore-Towson is 8.0 percent (8.0%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick
$81,370
Baltimore-Towson
$74,890



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