Conservation Scientist Salary Information in Utah

The average annual and hourly salaries for conservation scientists in the state of Utah are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of conservation scientists amongst Utah metropolitan areas 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 Conservation Scientists in Utah

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39,370
25th Percentile Wage
$49,770
50th Percentile Wage
$61,720
75th Percentile Wage
$72,260
90th Percentile Wage
$84,190

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for conservation scientists in Utah in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $84,190. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $61,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $39,370.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of conservation scientists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$61,720
-3.14% -2.28%
2016
$63,660
1.15% -
2015
$62,930
6.10% -
2014
$59,090
-6.84% -
2013
$63,130
0.00% -
2012
$63,130
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Conservation Scientists in Utah Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of conservation scientists in some Utah cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of conservation scientists in state of Utah ranges from $51,420 to $66,240. The highest paying area for conservation scientists in Utah is Eastern Utah nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $66,240. The second highest paying city/area in Utah State is Salt Lake City (mean annual salary $60,220). The lowest paying area is Logan with a median annual salary of $51,420.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Eastern Utah nonmetropolitan area
$66,240
Salt Lake City
$60,220
Ogden-Clearfield
$59,690
Logan
$51,420




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