Aerospace Engineer Salary Information in Arizona

The average annual and hourly salaries for aerospace engineers in the state of Arizona are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of aerospace engineers amongst Arizona areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Aerospace Engineers in Arizona

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$127,460
75th Percentile Wage
$106,400
50th Percentile Wage
$82,590
25th Percentile Wage
$64,210
10th Percentile Wage
$48,490

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for aerospace engineers in Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $127,460. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $82,590. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $48,490.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$61.28
75th Percentile Wage
$51.16
50th Percentile Wage
$39.71
25th Percentile Wage
$30.87
10th Percentile Wage
$23.31

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for aerospace engineers in Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $61.28. The median hourly salary is $39.71. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $23.31.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $82,590 -2.20%
2013 $84,450 -5.94%
2012 $89,780 -1.49%
2011 $91,140 4.12%
2010 $87,530 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for aerospace engineers in state of Arizona from 2010 to 2014. We note that in 2013 the average salary decreased by -5.94%.We also see the year 2011 had a positive salary growth of 4.12% while year 2012 had a negtive one (-1.49%).

Table 4. Average Aerospace Engineer Wage in Arizona vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Aerospace Engineers
$82,590
Biomedical Engineers
$87,640
Chemical Engineers
$95,090
Civil Engineers
$77,920
Computer Hardware Engineers
$105,520
Electrical Engineers
$99,010
Electronics Engineers (Non Computer)
$89,640

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Aerospace Engineers in Arizona Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of aerospace engineers in some Arizona cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of aerospace engineers in state of Arizona ranges from $77,580 to $89,550. The highest paying area for aerospace engineers in Arizona is Tucson with a median annual salary of $89,550. The lowest paying area is Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale with a median annual salary of $77,580.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Tucson
$89,550
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale
$77,580

Aerospace Engineer Salary by State

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