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Other Biological Scientist Salary Information in North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee

The annual and hourly salary statistics of other biological scientists in North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of other biological scientists in North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Other Biological Scientists in North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,590
25th Percentile Wage
$33,820
50th Percentile Wage
$67,940
75th Percentile Wage
$78,240
90th Percentile Wage
$85,220

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other biological scientists in North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $85,220. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $67,940. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $27,590.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$13.27
25th Percentile Wage
$16.26
50th Percentile Wage
$32.65
75th Percentile Wage
$37.61
90th Percentile Wage
$40.97

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for other biological scientists in North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $40.97. The median hourly salary is $32.65. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $13.27.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other biological scientists from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
201667,9403.27%15.50%
201465,72012.64%-
201257,410--

Table 3. Compare Other Biological Scientist Salary in North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area with Other Tennessee Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $67,940, North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area is the second highest paying city for other biological scientists in state of Tennessee, following the highest paying city Memphis (median annual salary of $75,740). Compared with Memphis, the median annual salary of other biological scientists in North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area is 10.3 percent (10.3%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Memphis
$75,740
North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$67,940
Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$67,220
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin
$67,160
Knoxville
$60,740

See also: Top paying jobs in North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee.