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Aerospace Engineer Salary Information in Columbus, Ohio

The annual and hourly salary statistics of aerospace engineers in Columbus, Ohio are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of aerospace engineers in Columbus 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 Columbus, Ohio

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$68,830
25th Percentile Wage
$87,050
50th Percentile Wage
$111,360
75th Percentile Wage
$139,450
90th Percentile Wage
$178,090

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for aerospace engineers in Columbus, Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $178,090. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $111,360. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $68,830.

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
$111,360
0.59% 16.39%
2016
$110,700
7.96% -
2015
$101,890
4.27% -
2014
$97,540
12.94% -
2013
$84,920
-9.64% -
2012
$93,110
- -

Table 3. Compare Aerospace Engineer Salary in Columbus with Other Ohio Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $111,360, Columbus is the second highest paying city for aerospace engineers in state of Ohio, following the highest paying city Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor (median annual salary of $118,060). Compared with Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, the median annual salary of aerospace engineers in Columbus is 5.7 percent (5.7%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor
$118,060
Columbus
$111,360
Dayton
$110,970
Toledo
$92,350
Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$90,540
Akron
$78,220



See also: Top paying jobs in Columbus, Ohio.