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Aerospace Engineer Salary Information in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts

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 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Aerospace Engineers in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts

Percentile BracketAverage 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.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$114,450
2.39% 6.27%
2016
$111,710
3.13% -
2015
$108,210
1.42% -
2014
$106,670
0.86% -
2013
$105,750
-1.44% -
2012
$107,270
- -

Table 3. Compare Aerospace Engineer Salary in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy with Other Massachusetts Cities

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.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Framingham
$120,200
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$114,830
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$114,450
Springfield
$102,540



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