Materials Engineer Salary Information in Georgia

The average annual and hourly salaries for materials engineers in the state of Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of materials engineers amongst Georgia 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 Materials Engineers in Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$46,340
25th Percentile Wage
$58,710
50th Percentile Wage
$74,780
75th Percentile Wage
$99,850
90th Percentile Wage
$124,940

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for materials engineers in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $124,940. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $74,780. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $46,340.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$74,780
2.74% -12.44%
2016
$72,730
10.81% -
2015
$64,870
-10.39% -
2014
$71,610
-18.00% -
2013
$84,500
0.50% -
2012
$84,080
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Materials Engineers in Georgia Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of materials engineers in some Georgia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of materials engineers in state of Georgia ranges from $57,170 to $76,280. The highest paying area for materials engineers in Georgia is Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta with a median annual salary of $76,280. The second highest paying city/area in Georgia State is South Georgia nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $65,180). The lowest paying area is North Georgia nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $57,170.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$76,280
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$65,180
North Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$57,170




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