Average Base Pay
58.1% above national average
Additional Cash Compensation
A person in an entry-level Natural Sciences Managers role with under one year of job experience can expect to make an average annual salary of $84,270. A Natural Sciences Managers candidate with 1-4 years of experience makes an average total salary of $99,530. A person in a mid-career Natural Sciences Managers role with 5-9 years of experience makes an average salary of $120,860 a year. Natural Sciences Managers with 10 or more years of experience make an average of $158,760. In their late career (over 20 years of experience), a person in a Natural Sciences Managers role’s annual salary averages $194,000 per year.
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While certifications are not required for every Natural Sciences Managers position, they can certainly increase your salary and lead to an easier recruitment process when applying to enterprises that favor candidates with additional certifications.
The current Bureau of Labor Statistics states the salary is $120,860 higher than the national average for Natural Sciences Managers positions.
Yes, there is strong potential for promotion — either with an additional educational degree or with continued years of experience. There are a multitude of other positions Natural Sciences Managers roles that can advance both internally and with another company.