Conservation Scientist Salary Information in Maryland

The average annual and hourly salaries for conservation scientists in the state of Maryland are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of conservation scientists among Maryland 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Conservation Scientists in Maryland

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$46,880
25th Percentile Wage
$55,200
50th Percentile Wage
$65,450
75th Percentile Wage
$87,480
90th Percentile Wage
$127,240

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for conservation scientists in Maryland in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $127,240. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $65,450. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $46,880.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$65,450
2.87% 4.61%
2016
$63,570
-1.53% -
2015
$64,540
5.07% -
2014
$61,270
2.73% -
2013
$59,600
-4.75% -
2012
$62,430
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Conservation Scientists in Maryland Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of conservation scientists in some Maryland cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of conservation scientists in state of Maryland ranges from $55,930 to $119,140. The highest paying area for conservation scientists in Maryland is Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick with a median annual salary of $119,140. The second highest paying city/area in Maryland State is Upper Eastern Shore nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $63,030). The lowest paying area is Salisbury with a median annual salary of $55,930.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick
$119,140
Upper Eastern Shore nonmetropolitan area
$63,030
Baltimore-Towson
$61,800
Salisbury
$55,930




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