Mechanical Engineer Salary Information in Idaho

The average annual and hourly salaries for mechanical engineers in the state of Idaho are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of mechanical engineers amongst Idaho cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Mechanical Engineers in Idaho

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$55,140
25th Percentile Wage
$66,720
50th Percentile Wage
$78,870
75th Percentile Wage
$100,640
90th Percentile Wage
$122,400

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mechanical engineers in Idaho in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $122,400. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $78,870. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $55,140.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of mechanical engineers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$78,870
3.02% -0.75%
2016
$76,490
-0.47% -
2015
$76,850
-2.78% -
2014
$78,990
0.54% -
2013
$78,560
-1.15% -
2012
$79,460
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Mechanical Engineers in Idaho Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of mechanical engineers in some Idaho cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of mechanical engineers in state of Idaho ranges from $57,880 to $97,010. The highest paying area for mechanical engineers in Idaho is Idaho Falls with a median annual salary of $97,010. The second highest paying city/area in Idaho State is Coeur dAlene (mean annual salary $78,810). The lowest paying area is Southwest Idaho nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $57,880.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Idaho Falls
$97,010
Coeur dAlene
$78,810
East Idaho nonmetropolitan area
$77,710
North Idaho nonmetropolitan area
$76,100
Boise City-Nampa
$75,890
Southcentral Idaho nonmetropolitan area
$64,920
Southwest Idaho nonmetropolitan area
$57,880




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