Electrical Engineer Salary Information in Missouri

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$64,160
25th Percentile Wage
$75,080
50th Percentile Wage
$94,330
75th Percentile Wage
$116,090
90th Percentile Wage
$131,900

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical engineers in Missouri in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $131,900. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $94,330. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $64,160.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30.84
25th Percentile Wage
$36.10
50th Percentile Wage
$45.35
75th Percentile Wage
$55.81
90th Percentile Wage
$63.41

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for electrical engineers in Missouri in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $63.41. The median hourly salary is $45.35. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $30.84.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201694,3300.21%7.86%
201594,1300.69%-
201493,4806.34%-
201387,5500.72%-
201286,920--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Electrical Engineers in Missouri Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of electrical engineers in some Missouri cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of electrical engineers in state of Missouri ranges from $51,860 to $99,300. The highest paying area for electrical engineers in Missouri is St Louis with a median annual salary of $99,300. The second highest paying city/area in Missouri State is Kansas City (mean annual salary $89,970). The lowest paying area is Springfield with a median annual salary of $51,860.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
St Louis
$99,300
Kansas City
$89,970
Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$84,470
Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$78,140
Joplin
$75,920
Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers
$75,890
Columbia
$65,860
Springfield
$51,860


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