The annual salary statistics of materials scientists in New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York is shown in Table 1. The wage data of materials scientists in New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island 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||$46,550|
|25th Percentile Wage||$85,690|
|50th Percentile Wage||$112,140|
|75th Percentile Wage||$134,380|
|90th Percentile Wage||$158,200|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for materials scientists in New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $158,200. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $112,140. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $46,550.
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 with a median annual salary of $112,140, New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island is the second highest paying city for materials scientists in state of New York, following the highest paying city Rochester (median annual salary of $141,240). Compared with Rochester, the median annual salary of materials scientists in New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island is 20.6 percent (20.6%) lower.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island|| |
|New York-White Plains-Wayne|| |
|Buffalo-Niagara Falls|| |