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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average 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.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of aerospace engineers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
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.
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|Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area|| |
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