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Materials Engineer Salary in Sector of Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)

The salary statistics of materials engineers in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government) are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare materials engineer salaries in different industries within the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector.

Average Annual Salary of Materials Engineers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$65,980
25th Percentile Wage
$72,770
50th Percentile Wage
$83,740
75th Percentile Wage
$101,120
90th Percentile Wage
$131,970

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for materials engineers in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government). The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) materials engineers is $131,970. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $83,740. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid materials engineers is $65,980.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of materials engineers in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government) from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201683,740-4.24%-57.56%
201587,29012.32%-
201476,540-76.82%-
2013135,3402.51%-
2012131,940--

Compare Materials Engineer Salary in Different Industries within the Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government) Sector

The average salaries of materials engineers in two industries in the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector are shown below. For detailed materials engineer salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Commercial and Industrial Machinery Equipment (except Auto and Electronic) Repair and Maintenance
$135,350
Repair and Maintenance
$83,740

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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