The annual and hourly salary statistics of aerospace engineers in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of aerospace engineers in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$77,540|
|25th Percentile Wage||$93,100|
|50th Percentile Wage||$114,450|
|75th Percentile Wage||$135,600|
|90th Percentile Wage||$160,190|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for aerospace engineers in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $160,190. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $114,450. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $77,540.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of aerospace engineers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $114,450 in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy is in the middle of salary range for aerospace engineers in state of Massachusetts. In comparison, the annual salary of aerospace engineers in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy is 4.8 percent (4.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Framingham and 10.4 percent (10.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Springfield.
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