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Mechanical Engineer Salary Information in North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California

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 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Mechanical Engineers in North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California

Percentile BracketAverage 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.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
2016
$61,860
0.00% 0.00%
2012
$61,860
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Table 3. Compare Mechanical Engineer Salary in North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area with Other California Cities

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
$119,160
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara
$117,350
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$110,480
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward
$107,310
Santa Cruz-Watsonville
$103,980
Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta
$101,260
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville
$96,280
Vallejo-Fairfield
$96,000
Salinas
$95,400
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$94,330
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$93,330
Bakersfield-Delano
$93,180
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$92,750
Yuba City
$92,570
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine
$91,490
Stockton
$91,080
Santa Rosa-Petaluma
$90,300
Fresno
$87,850
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura
$87,850
Napa
$82,480
Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$81,280
Visalia-Porterville
$81,270
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario
$79,680
Modesto
$76,600
Mother Lode Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$75,780
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles
$75,220
Madera-Chowchilla
$71,320
Chico
$62,330
North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$61,860



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