Medical Scientist, Except Epidemiologists Salary Information in Rhode Island

The average annual and hourly salaries for medical scientists, except epidemiologists in the state of Rhode Island are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of medical scientists, except epidemiologists amongst Rhode Island 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists in Rhode Island

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$146,270
75th Percentile Wage
$110,540
50th Percentile Wage
$77,080
25th Percentile Wage
$57,470
10th Percentile Wage
$43,140

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for medical scientists, except epidemiologists in Rhode Island in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $146,270. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $77,080. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $43,140.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$70.31
75th Percentile Wage
$53.15
50th Percentile Wage
$37.06
25th Percentile Wage
$27.63
10th Percentile Wage
$20.74

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for medical scientists, except epidemiologists in Rhode Island in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $70.31. The median hourly salary is $37.06. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $20.74.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $77,080 1.72%
2013 $75,780 4.91%
2012 $72,230 2.80%
2011 $70,260 7.25%
2010 $65,510 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for medical scientists, except epidemiologists in state of Rhode Island from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 17.66%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 4.91%. We also note that the average annual wage had a moderate growth of 2.80% in the year 2012 and a sizable increase of 7.25% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Medical Scientist, Except Epidemiologists Wage in Rhode Island vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Food Scientists and Technologists
$59,270
Biochemists and Biophysicists
$51,620
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists
$75,620
Other Biological Scientists
$83,570
Conservation Scientists
$81,060
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists
$77,080
Other Life Scientists
$50,180

Medical Scientist, Except Epidemiologists Salary by State

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