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Mechanical Engineer Salary in Sector of Real Estate and Rental and Leasing

The salary statistics of mechanical engineers in the industry sector of real estate and rental and leasing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare mechanical engineer salaries in different industries within the real estate and rental and leasing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Mechanical Engineers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,100
25th Percentile Wage
$58,130
50th Percentile Wage
$75,600
75th Percentile Wage
$108,110
90th Percentile Wage
$159,580

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mechanical engineers in the industry sector of real estate and rental and leasing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) mechanical engineers is $159,580. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $75,600. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid mechanical engineers is $48,100.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of mechanical engineers in the industry sector of real estate and rental and leasing from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$75,600
5.99% 1.14%
2016
$71,070
-9.34% -
2015
$77,710
3.15% -
2014
$75,260
-29.36% -
2013
$97,360
23.23% -
2012
$74,740
- -

Compare Mechanical Engineer Salary in Different Industries within the Real Estate and Rental and Leasing Sector

The average salaries of mechanical engineers in six industries in the real estate and rental and leasing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for mechanical engineer occupations is the lessors of real estate industry with an annual salary $124,850. The lowest paying industry is the rental and leasing services industry (annual salary $69,330). For detailed mechanical engineer salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Lessors of Real Estate
$124,850
Real Estate
$99,640
Activities Related to Real Estate
$86,240
Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment Rental and Leasing
$76,660
Rental and Leasing Services
$74,870
Rental and Leasing Services
$69,330

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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