Other Biological Scientist Salary Information in New Mexico

The average annual and hourly salaries for other biological scientists in the state of New Mexico are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of other biological scientists amongst New Mexico 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 Other Biological Scientists in New Mexico

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$42,170
25th Percentile Wage
$60,210
50th Percentile Wage
$72,440
75th Percentile Wage
$84,420
90th Percentile Wage
$94,060

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other biological scientists in New Mexico in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $94,060. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $72,440. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $42,170.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other biological scientists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$72,440
4.58% 10.19%
2016
$69,120
6.79% -
2015
$64,430
1.68% -
2014
$63,350
-2.70% -
2012
$65,060
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Other Biological Scientists in New Mexico Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of other biological scientists in some New Mexico cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of other biological scientists in state of New Mexico ranges from $31,320 to $74,760. The highest paying area for other biological scientists in New Mexico is Albuquerque with a median annual salary of $74,760. The second highest paying city/area in New Mexico State is North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $66,250). The lowest paying area is Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $31,320.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Albuquerque
$74,760
North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area
$66,250
Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area
$66,250
Las Cruces
$62,480
Santa Fe
$61,330
Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area
$31,320




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