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Aerospace Engineer Salary Information in Albuquerque, New Mexico

The annual and hourly salary statistics of aerospace engineers in Albuquerque, New Mexico are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of aerospace engineers in Albuquerque is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Aerospace Engineers in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$80,500
25th Percentile Wage
$95,740
50th Percentile Wage
$117,070
75th Percentile Wage
$143,440
90th Percentile Wage
$170,960

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for aerospace engineers in Albuquerque, New Mexico in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $170,960. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $117,070. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $80,500.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$117,070
9.32% 12.40%
2016
$106,160
3.24% -
2015
$102,720
3.03% -
2014
$99,610
-5.44% -
2013
$105,030
2.36% -
2012
$102,550
- -

Table 3. Compare Aerospace Engineer Salary in Albuquerque with Other New Mexico Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $117,070, Albuquerque is the highest paying city for aerospace engineers in state of New Mexico, followed by Las Cruces (median annual salary $91,530). In comparison, the median annual salary of aerospace engineers in Albuquerque is 21.8 percent (21.8%) higher than that in Las Cruces.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Albuquerque
$117,070
Las Cruces
$91,530



See also: Top paying jobs in Albuquerque, New Mexico.