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Mechanical Engineer Salary Information in East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of mechanical engineers in East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of mechanical engineers in East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Mechanical Engineers in East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21,710
25th Percentile Wage
$23,890
50th Percentile Wage
$48,580
75th Percentile Wage
$68,180
90th Percentile Wage
$106,940

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mechanical engineers in East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $106,940. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $48,580. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $21,710.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of mechanical engineers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$48,580
39.56% -52.35%
2016
$29,360
-36.44% -
2015
$40,060
-91.46% -
2014
$76,700
3.39% -
2013
$74,100
0.12% -
2012
$74,010
- -

Table 3. Compare Mechanical Engineer Salary in East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area with Other Arkansas Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $48,580, East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area is the lowest paying city for mechanical engineers in state of Arkansas, following city of Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway (median annual salary of $71,730). Also we note that in comparison, the annual salary of mechanical engineers in East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area is about 32.3 percent (32.3%) lower than that of the highest paying city Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway
$71,730
West Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$71,630
Hot Springs
$69,680
South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$69,370
Central Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$65,820
Jonesboro
$50,090
East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$48,580



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