Mechanical Engineer Salary Information in Florida

The average annual and hourly salaries for mechanical engineers in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of mechanical 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Mechanical Engineers in Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$51,400
25th Percentile Wage
$64,040
50th Percentile Wage
$84,530
75th Percentile Wage
$103,550
90th Percentile Wage
$129,420

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mechanical engineers in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $129,420. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $84,530. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $51,400.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$84,530
0.69% 10.91%
2016
$83,950
0.88% -
2015
$83,210
4.03% -
2014
$79,860
6.41% -
2013
$74,740
-0.76% -
2012
$75,310
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of mechanical engineers in some Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of mechanical engineers in state of Florida ranges from $50,370 to $95,670. The highest paying area for mechanical engineers in Florida is Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford with a median annual salary of $95,670. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville (mean annual salary $95,310). The lowest paying area is Lakeland-Winter Haven with a median annual salary of $50,370.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
$95,670
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville
$95,310
Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach
$95,300
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin
$93,780
West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach
$92,520
Tallahassee
$87,260
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$85,620
South Florida nonmetropolitan area
$82,860
Jacksonville
$80,650
Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area
$76,180
North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota
$75,540
Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach
$75,460
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach
$74,030
Ocala
$73,970
Gainesville
$73,470
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent
$71,560
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$69,280
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$67,900
Port St Lucie
$61,540
Cape Coral-Fort Myers
$59,130
Lakeland-Winter Haven
$50,370




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