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Engineer, All Other Salary in Sector of Federal, State, and Local Government

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

Average Annual Salary of Engineers, All Other

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$47,720
25th Percentile Wage
$83,400
50th Percentile Wage
$111,570
75th Percentile Wage
$138,340
90th Percentile Wage
$158,800

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for engineers, all other 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) engineers, all other is $158,800. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $111,570. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid engineers, all other is $47,720.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of engineers, all other in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$111,570
-0.13% 3.11%
2016
$111,720
1.29% -
2015
$110,280
0.81% -
2014
$109,390
1.08% -
2013
$108,210
0.10% -
2012
$108,100
- -

Compare Engineer, All Other Salary in Different Industries within the Federal, State, and Local Government Sector

The average salaries of engineers, all other in eight 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 engineer, all other occupations is the federal executive branch (oes designation) industry with an annual salary $117,470. The lowest paying industry is the state government, excluding schools and hospitals (oes designation) industry (annual salary $58,910). For detailed engineer, all other salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation)
$117,470
Federal government, including USPS
$117,460
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$111,570
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$110,270
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$95,470
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$93,810
State government, including schools and hospitals
$66,280
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$58,910

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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