Marine Engineer and Naval Architects Salary in Sector of Federal, State, and Local Government

The salary statistics of marine engineers and naval architects in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare marine engineer and naval architects salaries in different industries within the federal, state, and local government sector.

Average Annual Salary of Marine Engineers and Naval Architects

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$62,880
25th Percentile Wage
$78,120
50th Percentile Wage
$96,170
75th Percentile Wage
$120,830
90th Percentile Wage
$155,080

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for marine engineers and naval architects in the industry sector of 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) marine engineers and naval architects is $155,080. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $96,170. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid marine engineers and naval architects is $62,880.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of marine engineers and naval architects in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201696,170-1.05%1.93%
201597,1803.63%-
201493,6501.75%-
201392,010-2.50%-
201294,310--

Compare Marine Engineer and Naval Architects Salary in Different Industries within the Federal, State, and Local Government Sector

The average salaries of marine engineers and naval architects in six industries in the federal, state, and local government sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for marine engineer and naval architects occupations is the federal executive branch (oes designation) industry with an annual salary $98,520. The lowest paying industry is the state government, excluding schools and hospitals (oes designation) industry (annual salary $77,850). For detailed marine engineer and naval architects salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation)
$98,520
Federal government, including USPS
$98,520
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$96,170
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$96,010
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$84,480
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$77,850

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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