Mechanical Engineer Salary Information in Oklahoma

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$49,750
25th Percentile Wage
$63,170
50th Percentile Wage
$77,780
75th Percentile Wage
$97,700
90th Percentile Wage
$120,710

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mechanical engineers in Oklahoma in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $120,710. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $77,780. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $49,750.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23.92
25th Percentile Wage
$30.37
50th Percentile Wage
$37.39
75th Percentile Wage
$46.97
90th Percentile Wage
$58.03

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for mechanical engineers in Oklahoma in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $58.03. The median hourly salary is $37.39. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $23.92.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201677,780-3.52%2.13%
201580,5202.17%-
201478,7700.72%-
201378,2002.66%-
201276,120--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of mechanical engineers in some Oklahoma cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of mechanical engineers in state of Oklahoma ranges from $67,610 to $84,850. The highest paying area for mechanical engineers in Oklahoma is Lawton with a median annual salary of $84,850. The second highest paying city/area in Oklahoma State is Northwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $81,150). The lowest paying area is Fort Smith with a median annual salary of $67,610.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Lawton
$84,850
Northwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$81,150
Oklahoma City
$78,570
Tulsa
$77,810
Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$76,540
Northeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$74,430
Southeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$72,080
Fort Smith
$67,610


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