Geoscientists (Except Hydrologists and Geographers) Salary Information in Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in Fort Worth-Arlington 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 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,030
25th Percentile Wage
$59,450
50th Percentile Wage
$105,480
75th Percentile Wage
$181,550
90th Percentile Wage
$207,140

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $207,140. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $105,480. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $48,030.

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
$105,480
3.56% 1.89%
2016
$101,730
43.11% -
2015
$57,870
-7.34% -
2013
$62,120
-66.60% -
2012
$103,490
- -

Table 3. Compare Geoscientists (Except Hydrologists and Geographers) Salary in Fort Worth-Arlington with Other Texas Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $105,480 in Fort Worth-Arlington is in the middle of salary range for geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in state of Texas. In comparison, the annual salary of geoscientists (except hydrologists and geographers) in Fort Worth-Arlington is 28.9 percent (28.9%) lower than that in the highest paying Midland and 47.6 percent (47.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Midland
$148,320
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$134,090
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$119,130
Tyler
$113,030
Corpus Christi
$108,650
Fort Worth-Arlington
$105,480
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$103,360
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$102,890
Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$92,730
North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$91,500
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$86,800
Abilene
$79,730
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$75,840
College Station-Bryan
$59,040
El Paso
$57,060
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$55,320



See also: Top paying jobs in Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas.