Natural Sciences Manager Salary Information in Tacoma, Washington

The annual and hourly salary statistics of natural sciences managers in Tacoma, Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of natural sciences managers in Tacoma 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 Natural Sciences Managers in Tacoma, Washington

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$71,510
25th Percentile Wage
$86,630
50th Percentile Wage
$115,970
75th Percentile Wage
$136,550
90th Percentile Wage
$167,960

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for natural sciences managers in Tacoma, Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $167,960. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $115,970. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $71,510.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34.38
25th Percentile Wage
$41.65
50th Percentile Wage
$55.76
75th Percentile Wage
$65.65
90th Percentile Wage
$80.75

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for natural sciences managers in Tacoma, Washington. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $80.75. The median hourly salary is $55.76. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34.38.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
2016115,970-2.25%12.18%
2015118,5803.32%-
2014114,64011.16%-
2012101,850--

Table 3. Compare Natural Sciences Manager Salary in Tacoma with Other Washington Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $115,970 in Tacoma is in the middle of salary range for natural sciences managers in state of Washington. In comparison, the annual salary of natural sciences managers in Tacoma is 13.8 percent (13.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Kennewick-Pasco-Richland and 26.5 percent (26.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Kennewick-Pasco-Richland
$134,500
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett
$133,630
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue
$132,220
Tacoma
$115,970
Bremerton-Silverdale
$115,790
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro
$112,890
Olympia
$102,900
Spokane
$98,510
Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$95,060
Mount Vernon-Anacortes
$90,270
Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$85,220

See also: Top paying jobs in Tacoma, Washington.