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Conservation Scientist Salary Information in Mississippi

The average annual and hourly salaries for conservation scientists in the state of Mississippi are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of conservation scientists among Mississippi areas 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 Mississippi

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39,530
25th Percentile Wage
$44,870
50th Percentile Wage
$50,820
75th Percentile Wage
$60,200
90th Percentile Wage
$74,570

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for conservation scientists in Mississippi in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $74,570. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $50,820. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $39,530.

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
$50,820
2.60% 4.98%
2016
$49,500
-0.04% -
2015
$49,520
0.16% -
2014
$49,440
2.35% -
2013
$48,280
-0.02% -
2012
$48,290
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of conservation scientists in some Mississippi cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of conservation scientists in state of Mississippi ranges from $47,090 to $53,190. The highest paying area for conservation scientists in Mississippi is Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $53,190. The second highest paying city/area in Mississippi State is Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $53,180). The lowest paying area is Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $47,090.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$53,190
Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$53,180
Jackson
$50,750
Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$47,680
Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$47,090




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