The salary statistics of mechanical engineers in the industry sector of accommodation and food services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare mechanical engineer salaries in different industries within the accommodation and food services sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$52,620|
|25th Percentile Wage||$58,430|
|50th Percentile Wage||$70,410|
|75th Percentile Wage||$88,020|
|90th Percentile Wage||$105,380|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mechanical 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) mechanical engineers is $105,380. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $70,410. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid mechanical engineers is $52,620.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of mechanical engineers in the industry sector of accommodation and food services from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of mechanical engineers in two industries in the accommodation and food services sector are shown below. For detailed mechanical engineer salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Traveler Accommodation|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .