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Electrical Engineer Salary Information in Mississippi

The average annual and hourly salaries for electrical engineers in the state of Mississippi are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of electrical engineers amongst Mississippi 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Electrical Engineers in Mississippi

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$65,930
25th Percentile Wage
$74,590
50th Percentile Wage
$90,940
75th Percentile Wage
$112,850
90th Percentile Wage
$132,510

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical engineers in Mississippi in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $132,510. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $90,940. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $65,930.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$90,940
-0.35% 15.82%
2016
$91,260
1.58% -
2015
$89,820
4.44% -
2014
$85,830
6.76% -
2013
$80,030
4.35% -
2012
$76,550
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of electrical engineers in some Mississippi cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of electrical engineers in state of Mississippi ranges from $77,830 to $98,920. The highest paying area for electrical engineers in Mississippi is Gulfport-Biloxi with a median annual salary of $98,920. The second highest paying city/area in Mississippi State is Pascagoula (mean annual salary $91,500). The lowest paying area is Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $77,830.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Gulfport-Biloxi
$98,920
Pascagoula
$91,500
Jackson
$89,630
Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$88,160
Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$77,930
Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$77,830




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