Architectural and Engineering Manager Salary Information in Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa

The annual and hourly salary statistics of architectural and engineering managers in Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of architectural and engineering managers in Waterloo-Cedar Falls is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Architectural and Engineering Managers in Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$81,320
25th Percentile Wage
$96,460
50th Percentile Wage
$117,640
75th Percentile Wage
$138,690
90th Percentile Wage
$166,430

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for architectural and engineering managers in Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $166,430. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $117,640. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $81,320.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39.10
25th Percentile Wage
$46.38
50th Percentile Wage
$56.56
75th Percentile Wage
$66.68
90th Percentile Wage
$80.01

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for architectural and engineering managers in Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $80.01. The median hourly salary is $56.56. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $39.10.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of architectural and engineering managers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016117,6402.78%21.74%
2015114,3702.01%-
2014112,07013.62%-
201396,8104.91%-
201292,060--

Table 3. Compare Architectural and Engineering Manager Salary in Waterloo-Cedar Falls with Other Iowa Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $117,640, Waterloo-Cedar Falls is the second highest paying city for architectural and engineering managers in state of Iowa, following the highest paying city Davenport-Moline-Rock Island (median annual salary of $121,440). Compared with Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, the median annual salary of architectural and engineering managers in Waterloo-Cedar Falls is 3.1 percent (3.1%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
$121,440
Waterloo-Cedar Falls
$117,640
Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$114,950
Cedar Rapids
$114,210
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$113,440
Dubuque
$113,010
Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$104,700
Ames
$102,510
Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$100,970
Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$96,710

See also: Top paying jobs in Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa.