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Engineer Salary in Sector of Accommodation and Food Services

The salary statistics of engineers in the industry sector of accommodation and food services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare engineer salaries in different industries within the accommodation and food services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Engineers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,520
25th Percentile Wage
$52,360
50th Percentile Wage
$72,670
75th Percentile Wage
$97,550
90th Percentile Wage
$124,550

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for engineers in the industry sector of accommodation and food services. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) engineers is $124,550. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $72,670. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid engineers is $35,520.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of engineers in the industry sector of accommodation and food services from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
201672,6707.46%16.99%
201567,25024.03%-
201351,090-18.07%-
201260,320--

Compare Engineer Salary in Different Industries within the Accommodation and Food Services Sector

The average salaries of engineers in two industries in the accommodation and food services sector are shown below. For detailed engineer salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Accommodation
$72,610
Traveler Accommodation
$72,490

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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