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Other Biological Scientist Salary Information in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota

The annual and hourly salary statistics of other biological scientists in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of other biological scientists in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area 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 Other Biological Scientists in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,160
25th Percentile Wage
$40,680
50th Percentile Wage
$54,740
75th Percentile Wage
$74,570
90th Percentile Wage
$86,610

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other biological scientists in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $86,610. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $54,740. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $26,160.

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. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$54,740
0.00% 0.00%
2012
$54,740
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Table 3. Compare Other Biological Scientist Salary in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area with Other South Dakota Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $54,740, Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area is the lowest paying city for other biological scientists in state of South Dakota, following city of Western South Dakota nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $68,240). In comparison, the median annual salary of other biological scientists in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area is 19.8 percent (19.8%) lower than that in the highest paying city Western South Dakota nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Western South Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$68,240
Central South Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$63,760
Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$54,740



See also: Top paying jobs in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota.