Science Salaries in NY

Life, Physical and Social Science Salaries
  Wage Estimates
Occupation Title

Employment

Median Hourly

Mean Hourly

Mean Annual

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations

72,700 $37.78 $43.02 $89,480
Food Scientists and Technologists 1,250 $38.60 $41.79 $86,930
Soil and Plant Scientists 90 $36.55 $38.94 $80,990
Biochemists and Biophysicists 4,100 $49.69 $53.87 $112,040
Microbiologists 1,440 $44.66 $47.65 $99,120
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists 180 $41.21 $42.43 $88,260
Biological Scientists, All Other 820 $45.82 $43.44 $90,340
Conservation Scientists 370 $35.33 $37.52 $78,050
Foresters 80 $30.15 $32.40 $67,390
Epidemiologists 270 $55.63 $64.70 $134,580
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists 8,920 $49.64 $56.06 $116,610
Life Scientists, All Other 410 $36.24 $41.09 $85,470
Physicists 1,050 $69.96 $76.58 $159,290
Atmospheric and Space Scientists 560 $53.62 $50.49 $105,020
Chemists 7,340 $42.63 $46.73 $97,200
Materials Scientists 260 $49.97 $50.89 $105,860
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health 3,870 $36.35 $40.13 $83,470
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers 560 $38.00 $40.60 $84,440
Hydrologists 190 $45.03 $49.37 $102,690
Physical Scientists, All Other 680 $50.69 $51.53 $107,180
Economists 820 $58.67 $73.85 $153,610
Survey Researchers 470 $39.70 $42.22 $87,810
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 9,550 $45.06 $49.15 $102,230
Psychologists, All Other 450 $51.15 $45.65 $94,960
Sociologists 120 $26.33 $37.18 $77,340
Urban and Regional Planners 1,260 $40.60 $46.68 $97,090
Anthropologists and Archeologists 90 * * $79,600
Historians 130 * * *
Political Scientists 40 $61.89 $63.04 $131,110
Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other 2,070 $44.64 $45.83 $95,330
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians 380 $22.89 $24.05 $50,020
Biological Technicians 3,570 $26.76 $27.29 $56,770
Chemical Technicians 3,990 $24.89 $27.95 $58,140
Social Science Research Assistants 3,040 $23.58 $26.36 #54,830
Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health 1,390 $24.41 $26.18 $54,460
Forensic Science Technicians 680 $31.38 $33.30 $69,270
Life, Physical and Social Science Technicians, All Other 6,800 $28.06 $28.69 $59,680
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists 3,750 $39.24 $39.89 $82,970
Occupational Health and Safety Technicians 1,030 $29.42 $30.27 $62,960

 

* = not available, Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics