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Materials Scientist Salary in Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida

The annual salary statistics of materials scientists in Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida is shown in Table 1. The wage data of materials scientists in Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2018 and published in April 2019 [1].

Table 1. Annual Salary of Materials Scientists in Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$52,590
25th Percentile Wage
$59,670
50th Percentile Wage
$71,200
75th Percentile Wage
$84,150
90th Percentile Wage
$93,140

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for materials scientists in Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $93,140. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $71,200. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $52,590.

Median salary trend

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of materials scientists from 2012 to 2013. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2018.

YearMedian Salary Growth1-Year Growth
2013
$71,200
-4.28% -4.28%
2012
$74,250
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Table 2. Compare Materials Scientist Salary in Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall with Other Florida Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $71,200, Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall is the lowest paying city for materials scientists in state of Florida, following city of Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford (median annual salary of $103,380). In comparison, the median annual salary of materials scientists in Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall is 31.1 percent (31.1%) lower than that in the highest paying city Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
$103,380
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$78,760
West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach
$74,930
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$74,860
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$71,200