The annual and hourly salary statistics of mechanical engineers in North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of mechanical engineers in North Coast Region of California 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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$41,600|
|25th Percentile Wage||$50,210|
|50th Percentile Wage||$61,860|
|75th Percentile Wage||$95,300|
|90th Percentile Wage||$129,560|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mechanical engineers in North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $129,560. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $61,860. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $41,600.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of mechanical engineers from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||4-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $61,860, North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area is the lowest paying city for mechanical engineers in state of California, following city of San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City (median annual salary of $119,160). In comparison, the median annual salary of mechanical engineers in North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area is 48.1 percent (48.1%) lower than that in the highest paying city San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City|| |
|San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara|| |
|San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont|| |
|Santa Cruz-Watsonville|| |
|Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana|| |
|San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos|| |
|Yuba City|| |
|Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine|| |
|Santa Rosa-Petaluma|| |
|Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura|| |
|Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario|| |
|Mother Lode Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |
|San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles|| |
|North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |