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Aerospace Engineer Salary Information in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado

The annual and hourly salary statistics of aerospace engineers in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of aerospace engineers in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield 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 Aerospace Engineers in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$72,470
25th Percentile Wage
$89,200
50th Percentile Wage
$114,450
75th Percentile Wage
$160,280
90th Percentile Wage
$161,010

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for aerospace engineers in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $161,010. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $114,450. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $72,470.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of aerospace engineers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$114,450
-1.02% 8.26%
2016
$115,620
3.91% -
2015
$111,100
-0.23% -
2014
$111,350
1.80% -
2013
$109,350
3.98% -
2012
$105,000
- -

Table 3. Compare Aerospace Engineer Salary in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield with Other Colorado Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $114,450 in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield is in the middle of salary range for aerospace engineers in state of Colorado. In comparison, the annual salary of aerospace engineers in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield is 17.4 percent (17.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Boulder and 43.8 percent (43.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Fort Collins-Loveland.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Boulder
$138,590
Colorado Springs
$134,300
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield
$114,450
Fort Collins-Loveland
$64,280



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