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Geoscientists (Except Hydrologists and Geographers) Salary Information in Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee

The annual and hourly salary statistics of geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin 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 Geoscientists (Except Hydrologists and Geographers) in Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$49,770
25th Percentile Wage
$66,230
50th Percentile Wage
$75,810
75th Percentile Wage
$87,860
90th Percentile Wage
$96,740

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $96,740. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $75,810. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $49,770.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$75,810
3.19% 34.64%
2016
$73,390
10.23% -
2015
$65,880
2.14% -
2014
$64,470
4.42% -
2013
$61,620
19.59% -
2012
$49,550
- -

Table 3. Compare Geoscientists (Except Hydrologists and Geographers) Salary in Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin with Other Tennessee Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $75,810, Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin is the highest paying city for geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in state of Tennessee, followed by Knoxville (median annual salary $75,410). In comparison, the median annual salary of geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin is .5 percent (.5%) higher than that in Knoxville.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin
$75,810
Knoxville
$75,410
Chattanooga
$55,880



See also: Top paying jobs in Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee.