Environmental Engineer Salary Information in Arizona

The average annual and hourly salaries for environmental engineers in the state of Arizona are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of environmental engineers amongst 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$46,980
25th Percentile Wage
$57,080
50th Percentile Wage
$74,850
75th Percentile Wage
$96,110
90th Percentile Wage
$123,250

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for environmental engineers in Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $123,250. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $74,850. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $46,980.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22.59
25th Percentile Wage
$27.44
50th Percentile Wage
$35.99
75th Percentile Wage
$46.21
90th Percentile Wage
$59.26

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for environmental engineers in Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $59.26. The median hourly salary is $35.99. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22.59.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of environmental engineers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201674,850-2.02%1.83%
201576,3602.02%-
201474,8200.67%-
201374,3201.13%-
201273,480--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Environmental Engineers in Arizona Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of environmental engineers in some Arizona cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of environmental engineers in state of Arizona ranges from $69,610 to $85,030. The highest paying area for environmental engineers in Arizona is Southeast Arizona nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $85,030. The second highest paying city/area in Arizona State is Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale (mean annual salary $78,110). The lowest paying area is Tucson with a median annual salary of $69,610.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southeast Arizona nonmetropolitan area
$85,030
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale
$78,110
Tucson
$69,610


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