The annual salary statistics of materials scientists in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York is shown in Table 1. The wage information of materials scientists in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2018 and published in April 2019 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$66,250|
|25th Percentile Wage||$80,370|
|50th Percentile Wage||$99,460|
|75th Percentile Wage||$120,740|
|90th Percentile Wage||$134,870|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for materials scientists in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $134,870. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $99,460. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $66,250.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of materials scientists from 2012 to 2018.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||6-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $99,460 in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is in the middle of salary range for materials scientists in state of New York. In comparison, the annual salary of materials scientists in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is 29.6 percent (29.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Rochester and 15.8 percent (15.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Buffalo-Niagara Falls.
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