Geoscientists (Except Hydrologists and Geographers) Salary Information in Wilmington, New Jersey

The annual and hourly salary statistics of geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in Wilmington, New Jersey are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in Wilmington 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 Wilmington, New Jersey

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,760
25th Percentile Wage
$55,100
50th Percentile Wage
$85,170
75th Percentile Wage
$104,270
90th Percentile Wage
$122,050

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in Wilmington, New Jersey in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $122,050. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $85,170. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $41,760.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$85,170
-1.91% 13.34%
2016
$86,800
-3.49% -
2015
$89,830
2.42% -
2014
$87,660
16.28% -
2013
$73,390
-0.57% -
2012
$73,810
- -

Table 3. Compare Geoscientists (Except Hydrologists and Geographers) Salary in Wilmington with Other New Jersey Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $85,170, Wilmington is the second highest paying city for geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in state of New Jersey, following the highest paying city Trenton-Ewing (median annual salary of $89,280). Compared with Trenton-Ewing, the median annual salary of geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in Wilmington is 4.6 percent (4.6%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Trenton-Ewing
$89,280
Wilmington
$85,170
Edison-New Brunswick
$81,750
Camden
$72,280



See also: Top paying jobs in Wilmington, New Jersey.