Urban and Regional Planners Salary in Sector of Utilities

The salary statistics of urban and regional planners in the industry sector of utilities are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare urban and regional planners salaries in different industries within the utilities sector.

Average Annual Salary of Urban and Regional Planners

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$55,630
25th Percentile Wage
$72,420
50th Percentile Wage
$89,180
75th Percentile Wage
$100,080
90th Percentile Wage
$114,440

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for urban and regional planners in the industry sector of utilities. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) urban and regional planners is $114,440. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $89,180. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid urban and regional planners is $55,630.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of urban and regional planners in the industry sector of utilities from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$89,180
13.44% 17.86%
2016
$77,190
-4.66% -
2015
$80,790
5.19% -
2014
$76,600
-5.43% -
2013
$80,760
9.30% -
2012
$73,250
- -

Compare Urban and Regional Planners Salary in Different Industries within the Utilities Sector

The average salaries of urban and regional planners in two industries in the utilities sector are shown below. For detailed urban and regional planners salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Utilities
$89,180
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution
$88,840

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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