Biomedical Engineer Salary Information in Arizona

The average annual and hourly salaries for biomedical engineers in the state of Arizona are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of biomedical engineers amongst Arizona cities 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 Biomedical Engineers in Arizona

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$126,640
75th Percentile Wage
$111,150
50th Percentile Wage
$87,640
25th Percentile Wage
$69,420
10th Percentile Wage
$58,490

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for biomedical engineers in Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $126,640. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $87,640. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $58,490.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$60.89
75th Percentile Wage
$53.44
50th Percentile Wage
$42.14
25th Percentile Wage
$33.38
10th Percentile Wage
$28.12

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for biomedical engineers in Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $60.89. The median hourly salary is $42.14. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28.12.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $87,640 1.82%
2013 $86,070 25.91%
2012 $68,360 -15.18%
2011 $80,590 -16.05%
2010 $96,000 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for biomedical engineers in state of Arizona from 2010 to 2014. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 25.91%. We also see in both 2011 and 2012 the salaries had negtive growth.

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

OccupationAverage Wage
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
Environmental Engineers
$74,820

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

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of biomedical engineers in some Arizona cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of biomedical engineers in state of Arizona ranges from $91,840 to $96,930. The highest paying area for biomedical engineers in Arizona is Tucson with a median annual salary of $96,930. The lowest paying area is Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale with a median annual salary of $91,840.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Tucson
$96,930
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale
$91,840

Biomedical Engineer Salary by State

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