Natural Sciences Manager Salary Information in Montana

The average annual and hourly salaries for natural sciences managers in the state of Montana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of natural sciences managers amongst Montana 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Natural Sciences Managers in Montana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$73,360
25th Percentile Wage
$79,610
50th Percentile Wage
$90,070
75th Percentile Wage
$106,960
90th Percentile Wage
$126,400

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for natural sciences managers in Montana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $126,400. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $90,070. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $73,360.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35.27
25th Percentile Wage
$38.28
50th Percentile Wage
$43.30
75th Percentile Wage
$51.42
90th Percentile Wage
$60.77

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for natural sciences managers in Montana in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $60.77. The median hourly salary is $43.30. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $35.27.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of natural sciences managers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201690,0701.29%3.22%
201588,9100.83%-
201488,1701.01%-
201387,2800.13%-
201287,170--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Natural Sciences Managers in Montana Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of natural sciences managers in some Montana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of natural sciences managers in state of Montana ranges from $82,580 to $89,960. The highest paying area for natural sciences managers in Montana is Western Montana nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $89,960. The second highest paying city/area in Montana State is Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $82,920). The lowest paying area is Billings with a median annual salary of $82,580.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Western Montana nonmetropolitan area
$89,960
Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area
$82,920
Billings
$82,580


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