Table 3-8
Median annual salary of individuals employed in S&E occupations, by sex, race/ethnicity, and visa status: Selected years, 1993–2003
(Dollars)
 
Sex/race/ethnicity 1993 1995 1997 1999 2003
S&E employed 48,000 50,000 55,000 60,000 66,000
Male 50,000 52,000 58,000 64,000 70,000
Female 40,000 42,000 47,000 50,000 53,000
White 48,000 50,500 55,000 61,000 67,000
Asian/Pacific Islander 48,000 50,000 55,000 62,000 70,000
Black 40,000 45,000 48,000 53,000 58,000
Hispanic 43,000 47,000 50,000 55,000 60,000
Temporary residents 43,300 49,700 49,000 52,000 60,000
 

NOTE: 2003 data includes some individuals with multiple races in each category.

SOURCE: National Science Foundation, Division of Science Resources Statistics, Scientists and Engineers Statistical Data System (SESTAT) (1993–1999)
and preliminary estimates (2003), http://sestat.nsf.gov.

 
Science and Engineering Indicators 2006