Forensic Science Technician Salary Information in Oregon

The average annual and hourly salaries for forensic science technicians in the state of Oregon are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of forensic science technicians amongst Oregon 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Forensic Science Technicians in Oregon

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,310
25th Percentile Wage
$56,280
50th Percentile Wage
$66,760
75th Percentile Wage
$76,040
90th Percentile Wage
$83,330

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for forensic science technicians in Oregon in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $83,330. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $66,760. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $41,310.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19.86
25th Percentile Wage
$27.06
50th Percentile Wage
$32.10
75th Percentile Wage
$36.56
90th Percentile Wage
$40.06

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for forensic science technicians in Oregon in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $40.06. The median hourly salary is $32.10. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19.86.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of forensic science technicians from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201666,7602.01%13.69%
201565,4203.73%-
201462,9806.32%-
201359,0002.34%-
201257,620--



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