Mechanical Engineer Salary Information in Oregon

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$55,660
25th Percentile Wage
$67,600
50th Percentile Wage
$83,760
75th Percentile Wage
$102,010
90th Percentile Wage
$122,560

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mechanical engineers in Oregon in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $122,560. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $83,760. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $55,660.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26.76
25th Percentile Wage
$32.50
50th Percentile Wage
$40.27
75th Percentile Wage
$49.05
90th Percentile Wage
$58.93

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for mechanical engineers in Oregon in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $58.93. The median hourly salary is $40.27. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26.76.

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
201683,760-2.05%3.25%
201585,4807.38%-
201479,170-2.94%-
201381,5000.56%-
201281,040--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of mechanical engineers in some Oregon cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of mechanical engineers in state of Oregon ranges from $64,870 to $109,770. The highest paying area for mechanical engineers in Oregon is North Central Oregon nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $109,770. The second highest paying city/area in Oregon State is Bend (mean annual salary $86,880). The lowest paying area is Southern Oregon and Linn County nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $64,870.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
North Central Oregon nonmetropolitan area
$109,770
Bend
$86,880
Salem
$74,400
Eugene-Springfield
$73,860
Corvallis
$73,340
Medford
$73,140
Southern Oregon and Linn County nonmetropolitan area
$64,870



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