The annual and hourly salary statistics of mechanical engineers in Winston-Salem, North Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of mechanical engineers in Winston-Salem is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$56,140|
|25th Percentile Wage||$69,960|
|50th Percentile Wage||$84,560|
|75th Percentile Wage||$98,110|
|90th Percentile Wage||$112,740|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mechanical engineers in Winston-Salem, North Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $112,740. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $84,560. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $56,140.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of mechanical engineers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $84,560 in Winston-Salem is in the middle of salary range for mechanical engineers in state of North Carolina. In comparison, the annual salary of mechanical engineers in Winston-Salem is 15.9 percent (15.9%) lower than that in the highest paying Wilmington and 17.4 percent (17.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Northeastern North Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Durham-Chapel Hill|| |
|Greensboro-High Point|| |
|Rocky Mount|| |
|Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |