Geoscientists (Except Hydrologists and Geographers) Salary Information in North Dakota

The average annual and hourly salaries for geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in the state of North Dakota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) among North Dakota 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Geoscientists (Except Hydrologists and Geographers) in North Dakota

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$93,850
75th Percentile Wage
$87,510
50th Percentile Wage
$77,230
25th Percentile Wage
$69,110
10th Percentile Wage
$64,140

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in North Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $93,850. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $77,230. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $64,140.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$45.12
75th Percentile Wage
$42.07
50th Percentile Wage
$37.13
25th Percentile Wage
$33.22
10th Percentile Wage
$30.84

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in North Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $45.12. The median hourly salary is $37.13. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $30.84.

Table 3. Average Geoscientists (Except Hydrologists and Geographers) Wage in North Dakota vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Physicists
$111,460
Atmospheric and Space Scientists
$88,900
Chemists
$62,300
Environmental Scientists and Health Specialists
$56,360
Geoscientists (Except Hydrologists and Geographers)
$77,230
Other Physical Scientists
$51,530

Geoscientists (Except Hydrologists and Geographers) Salary by State

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