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Chemical Engineer Salary Information in Michigan

The average annual and hourly salaries for chemical engineers in the state of Michigan are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of chemical engineers among Michigan 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Chemical Engineers in Michigan

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$50,840
25th Percentile Wage
$73,730
50th Percentile Wage
$93,780
75th Percentile Wage
$115,300
90th Percentile Wage
$137,510

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chemical engineers in Michigan in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $137,510. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $93,780. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $50,840.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24.44
25th Percentile Wage
$35.45
50th Percentile Wage
$45.09
75th Percentile Wage
$55.43
90th Percentile Wage
$66.11

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for chemical engineers in Michigan in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $66.11. The median hourly salary is $45.09. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24.44.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of chemical engineers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201693,78012.67%1.98%
201581,900-3.37%-
201484,660-1.32%-
201385,780-7.16%-
201291,920--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Chemical Engineers in Michigan Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of chemical engineers in some Michigan cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of chemical engineers in state of Michigan ranges from $51,160 to $119,410. The highest paying area for chemical engineers in Michigan is Ann Arbor with a median annual salary of $119,410. The second highest paying city/area in Michigan State is Detroit-Warren-Livonia (mean annual salary $99,920). The lowest paying area is Grand Rapids-Wyoming with a median annual salary of $51,160.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Ann Arbor
$119,410
Detroit-Warren-Livonia
$99,920
Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn
$99,610
Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$79,740
Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills
$70,870
South Bend-Mishawaka
$63,920
Grand Rapids-Wyoming
$51,160


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