The annual and hourly salary statistics of medical scientists, except epidemiologists in Lincoln, Nebraska are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of medical scientists, except epidemiologists in Lincoln is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$47,880|
|25th Percentile Wage||$59,860|
|50th Percentile Wage||$72,020|
|75th Percentile Wage||$82,370|
|90th Percentile Wage||$104,870|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for medical scientists, except epidemiologists in Lincoln, Nebraska in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $104,870. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $72,020. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $47,880.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of medical scientists, except epidemiologists from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $72,020, Lincoln is the highest paying city for medical scientists, except epidemiologists in state of Nebraska, followed by Omaha-Council Bluffs (median annual salary $47,040). In comparison, the median annual salary of medical scientists, except epidemiologists in Lincoln is 34.7 percent (34.7%) higher than that in Omaha-Council Bluffs.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Omaha-Council Bluffs|| |