Mechanical Engineer Salary Information in Maine

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$57,030
25th Percentile Wage
$66,770
50th Percentile Wage
$82,340
75th Percentile Wage
$101,820
90th Percentile Wage
$130,220

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mechanical engineers in Maine in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $130,220. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $82,340. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $57,030.

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
$82,340
-0.24% 8.65%
2016
$82,540
3.93% -
2015
$79,300
0.06% -
2014
$79,250
2.57% -
2013
$77,210
2.58% -
2012
$75,220
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of mechanical engineers in some Maine cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of mechanical engineers in state of Maine ranges from $74,280 to $86,080. The highest paying area for mechanical engineers in Maine is Portland-South Portland-Biddeford with a median annual salary of $86,080. The second highest paying city/area in Maine State is Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $79,490). The lowest paying area is Bangor with a median annual salary of $74,280.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Portland-South Portland-Biddeford
$86,080
Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area
$79,490
Lewiston-Auburn
$79,180
Northeast Maine nonmetropolitan area
$75,190
Bangor
$74,280




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