Geoscientists (Except Hydrologists and Geographers) Salary Information in Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi

The annual and hourly salary statistics of geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area 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 Geoscientists (Except Hydrologists and Geographers) in Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$54,940
25th Percentile Wage
$74,230
50th Percentile Wage
$93,920
75th Percentile Wage
$123,210
90th Percentile Wage
$133,540

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $133,540. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $93,920. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $54,940.

Table 3. Compare Geoscientists (Except Hydrologists and Geographers) Salary in Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area with Other Mississippi Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $93,920, Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area is the second highest paying city for geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in state of Mississippi, following the highest paying city Gulfport-Biloxi (median annual salary of $94,340). Compared with Gulfport-Biloxi, the median annual salary of geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area is .4 percent (.4%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Gulfport-Biloxi
$94,340
Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$93,920
Jackson
$82,310



See also: Top paying jobs in Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi.