Other Biological Scientist Salary Information in Tennessee

The average annual and hourly salaries for other biological scientists in the state of Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of other biological scientists amongst Tennessee 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Other Biological Scientists in Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,540
25th Percentile Wage
$56,510
50th Percentile Wage
$72,710
75th Percentile Wage
$86,260
90th Percentile Wage
$97,360

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other biological scientists in Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $97,360. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $72,710. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $36,540.

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
$72,710
2.76% 8.46%
2016
$70,700
6.75% -
2015
$65,930
1.56% -
2014
$64,900
3.62% -
2013
$62,550
-6.41% -
2012
$66,560
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of other biological scientists in some Tennessee cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of other biological scientists in state of Tennessee ranges from $64,900 to $78,260. The highest paying area for other biological scientists in Tennessee is Memphis with a median annual salary of $78,260. The second highest paying city/area in Tennessee State is Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin (mean annual salary $72,260). The lowest paying area is Knoxville with a median annual salary of $64,900.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Memphis
$78,260
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin
$72,260
North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$67,940
Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$67,220
Knoxville
$64,900




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