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Medical Scientists in Rhode Island

Is Rhode Island a good place for you to work as a Medical Scientist?

$91,110 Median Salary
  • Medical Scientists in Rhode Island earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Medical Scientists Work in Rhode Island?

There were 130 Medical Scientists employed in this state in 2017.

What do Medical Scientists Make in Rhode Island?

In 2018 wages for Medical Scientists ranged from $45,130 to $199,590 with $91,110 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $21.7 to $95.96. The median hourly rate was $43.8.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $37.47 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $6.33.

The median salary in Rhode Island is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top Rhode Island Metros for Medical Scientists

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Medical Scientists.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Providence-Warwick, RI-MA 360 $92,180

Top States for Medical Scientists Employment

The table below shows the states where most Medical Scientists work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 26,080 $99,100
Massachusetts 13,430 $84,070
New York 9,500 $78,900
Pennsylvania 7,970 $103,110
Washington 5,570 $78,680
Texas 5,240 $60,270
Maryland 5,010 $99,740
North Carolina 4,500 $88,690
Illinois 3,510 $75,990
Florida 3,470 $77,420
Ohio 3,430 $67,850
New Jersey 2,960 $128,210
Minnesota 2,920 $83,670
Michigan 2,550 $58,250
Missouri 1,830 $55,090
Virginia 1,800 $89,220
Oregon 1,720 $71,390
Georgia 1,710 $62,600
Indiana 1,550 $0
Arizona 1,500 $83,260

Below are the states where Medical Scientists get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
New Jersey $128,210
Connecticut $111,840
Delaware $110,750
Pennsylvania $103,110
Maryland $99,740
Nevada $99,720
California $99,100
Maine $94,100
Rhode Island $91,110
Virginia $89,220

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