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Aerospace Engineer Salary Information in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia

The annual and hourly salary statistics of aerospace engineers in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of aerospace engineers in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta 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 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$70,080
25th Percentile Wage
$93,560
50th Percentile Wage
$117,750
75th Percentile Wage
$138,700
90th Percentile Wage
$158,670

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for aerospace engineers in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $158,670. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $117,750. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $70,080.

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
$117,750
1.28% 1.28%
2016
$116,240
6.16% -
2015
$109,080
-0.97% -
2014
$110,140
-5.54% -
2012
$116,240
- -

Table 3. Compare Aerospace Engineer Salary in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta with Other Georgia Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $117,750, Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta is the highest paying city for aerospace engineers in state of Georgia, followed by Savannah (median annual salary $106,340). In comparison, the median annual salary of aerospace engineers in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta is 9.7 percent (9.7%) higher than that in Savannah.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$117,750
Savannah
$106,340
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$103,780
Warner Robins
$89,860



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