Aerospace Engineer Salary Information in Florida

The average annual and hourly salaries for aerospace engineers in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of aerospace engineers among Florida cities 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 Aerospace Engineers in Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$66,070
25th Percentile Wage
$82,870
50th Percentile Wage
$105,670
75th Percentile Wage
$123,140
90th Percentile Wage
$140,930

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for aerospace engineers in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $140,930. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $105,670. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $66,070.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31.76
25th Percentile Wage
$39.84
50th Percentile Wage
$50.80
75th Percentile Wage
$59.20
90th Percentile Wage
$67.75

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for aerospace engineers in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $67.75. The median hourly salary is $50.80. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $31.76.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016105,6702.57%15.35%
2015102,9504.35%-
201498,4702.75%-
201395,7606.59%-
201289,450--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Aerospace Engineers in Florida Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of aerospace engineers in some Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of aerospace engineers in state of Florida ranges from $84,440 to $111,900. The highest paying area for aerospace engineers in Florida is Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville with a median annual salary of $111,900. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater (mean annual salary $110,220). The lowest paying area is Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin with a median annual salary of $84,440.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville
$111,900
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$110,220
West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach
$106,220
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$104,750
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
$103,900
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$103,770
Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach
$98,960
Jacksonville
$98,510
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin
$84,440


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