Electrical Engineer Salary Information in Ohio

The average annual and hourly salaries for electrical engineers in the state of Ohio are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of electrical engineers among Ohio 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$52,900
25th Percentile Wage
$65,510
50th Percentile Wage
$80,500
75th Percentile Wage
$98,080
90th Percentile Wage
$118,900

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical engineers in Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $118,900. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $80,500. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $52,900.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25.43
25th Percentile Wage
$31.49
50th Percentile Wage
$38.70
75th Percentile Wage
$47.15
90th Percentile Wage
$57.16

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for electrical engineers in Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $57.16. The median hourly salary is $38.70. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25.43.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of electrical engineers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201680,5004.07%4.37%
201577,2200.27%-
201477,0100.81%-
201376,390-0.77%-
201276,980--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of electrical engineers in some Ohio cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of electrical engineers in state of Ohio ranges from $74,120 to $91,660. The highest paying area for electrical engineers in Ohio is Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $91,660. The second highest paying city/area in Ohio State is Akron (mean annual salary $87,960). The lowest paying area is Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $74,120.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$91,660
Akron
$87,960
Dayton
$83,370
Columbus
$82,160
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor
$81,140
Mansfield
$79,740
Cincinnati-Middletown
$76,190
Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$76,050
Canton-Massillon
$75,960
West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$75,920
Toledo
$75,850
Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$74,120


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