Mechanical Engineer Salary Information in Nevada

The average annual and hourly salaries for mechanical engineers in the state of Nevada are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of mechanical engineers amongst Nevada 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 Mechanical Engineers in Nevada

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$47,350
25th Percentile Wage
$68,710
50th Percentile Wage
$85,190
75th Percentile Wage
$103,100
90th Percentile Wage
$125,810

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mechanical engineers in Nevada in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $125,810. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $85,190. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $47,350.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$85,190
4.24% 10.91%
2016
$81,580
4.77% -
2015
$77,690
4.12% -
2014
$74,490
1.49% -
2013
$73,380
-3.43% -
2012
$75,900
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Mechanical Engineers in Nevada Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of mechanical engineers in some Nevada cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of mechanical engineers in state of Nevada ranges from $68,840 to $91,870. The highest paying area for mechanical engineers in Nevada is Other Nevada nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $91,870. The second highest paying city/area in Nevada State is Las Vegas-Paradise (mean annual salary $88,670). The lowest paying area is Western Central Nevada nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $68,840.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Other Nevada nonmetropolitan area
$91,870
Las Vegas-Paradise
$88,670
Reno-Sparks
$87,560
Carson City
$72,960
Western Central Nevada nonmetropolitan area
$68,840




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