Agricultural Engineer Salary Information in Illinois

The average annual and hourly salaries for agricultural engineers in the state of Illinois are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of agricultural engineers among Illinois 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 Agricultural Engineers in Illinois

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$55,400
25th Percentile Wage
$67,450
50th Percentile Wage
$81,130
75th Percentile Wage
$100,190
90th Percentile Wage
$122,990

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for agricultural engineers in Illinois in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $122,990. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $81,130. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $55,400.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$81,130
1.96% 16.25%
2016
$79,540
11.76% -
2015
$70,190
3.05% -
2014
$68,050
-1.85% -
2013
$69,310
1.96% -
2012
$67,950
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Agricultural Engineers in Illinois Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of agricultural engineers in some Illinois cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of agricultural engineers in state of Illinois ranges from $66,520 to $79,760. The highest paying area for agricultural engineers in Illinois is Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area) with a median annual salary of $79,760. The lowest paying area is Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division) with a median annual salary of $66,520.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area)
$79,760
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division)
$66,520




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