Electrical Engineer Salary Information in Arizona

The average annual and hourly salaries for electrical engineers in the state of Arizona are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of electrical engineers among Arizona metropolitan 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 Electrical Engineers in Arizona

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$147,570
75th Percentile Wage
$121,230
50th Percentile Wage
$99,010
25th Percentile Wage
$77,060
10th Percentile Wage
$61,530

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical engineers in Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $147,570. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $99,010. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $61,530.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$70.95
75th Percentile Wage
$58.28
50th Percentile Wage
$47.60
25th Percentile Wage
$37.04
10th Percentile Wage
$29.58

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for electrical engineers in Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $70.95. The median hourly salary is $47.60. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $29.58.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $99,010 5.05%
2013 $94,250 -1.21%
2012 $95,400 1.26%
2011 $94,210 1.41%
2010 $92,900 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for electrical engineers in state of Arizona from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 6.58%. We note that in 2013 the average salary decreased by -1.21%.We also note that the average annual wage had a moderate growth of 1.26% in the year 2012 and a moderate increase of 1.41% in 2011.

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

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

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of electrical engineers in some Arizona cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of electrical engineers in state of Arizona ranges from $80,170 to $102,130. The highest paying area for electrical engineers in Arizona is Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale with a median annual salary of $102,130. The second highest paying city/area in Arizona State is Southeast Arizona nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $85,900). The lowest paying area is Tucson with a median annual salary of $80,170.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale
$102,130
Southeast Arizona nonmetropolitan area
$85,900
Tucson
$80,170

Electrical Engineer Salary by State

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