Engineer, All Other Salary Information in Kentucky

The average annual and hourly salaries for engineers, all other in the state of Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of engineers, all other amongst Kentucky metropolitan areas 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 Engineers, All Other in Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,750
25th Percentile Wage
$57,200
50th Percentile Wage
$77,820
75th Percentile Wage
$103,400
90th Percentile Wage
$125,890

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for engineers, all other in Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $125,890. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $77,820. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $40,750.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$77,820
-4.92% 6.26%
2016
$81,650
3.67% -
2015
$78,650
3.99% -
2014
$75,510
1.28% -
2013
$74,540
2.13% -
2012
$72,950
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Engineers, All Other in Kentucky Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of engineers, all other in some Kentucky cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of engineers, all other in state of Kentucky ranges from $64,360 to $110,590. The highest paying area for engineers, all other in Kentucky is West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $110,590. The second highest paying city/area in Kentucky State is Louisville-Jefferson County (mean annual salary $86,930). The lowest paying area is Lexington-Fayette with a median annual salary of $64,360.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$110,590
Louisville-Jefferson County
$86,930
Evansville
$85,490
Bowling Green
$80,820
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$79,590
South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$71,180
Lexington-Fayette
$64,360




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