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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average 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.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of biochemists and biophysicists from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
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.
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