Industrial Engineer Salary Information in Memphis, Tennessee

The annual and hourly salary statistics of industrial engineers in Memphis, Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of industrial engineers in Memphis 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 Industrial Engineers in Memphis, Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$52,120
25th Percentile Wage
$68,170
50th Percentile Wage
$81,280
75th Percentile Wage
$97,040
90th Percentile Wage
$112,440

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for industrial engineers in Memphis, Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $112,440. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $81,280. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $52,120.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$81,280
5.79% 1.48%
2016
$76,570
-0.59% -
2015
$77,020
3.30% -
2014
$74,480
-4.61% -
2013
$77,910
-2.79% -
2012
$80,080
- -

Table 3. Compare Industrial Engineer Salary in Memphis with Other Tennessee Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $81,280 in Memphis is in the middle of salary range for industrial engineers in state of Tennessee. In comparison, the annual salary of industrial engineers in Memphis is 16.1 percent (16.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Chattanooga and 23.3 percent (23.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Chattanooga
$96,820
Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$87,880
Knoxville
$87,270
Johnson City
$84,270
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin
$83,710
Memphis
$81,280
Cleveland
$80,660
Jackson
$76,640
Clarksville
$76,380
Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$72,950
South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$72,780
Morristown
$70,610
North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$62,380



See also: Top paying jobs in Memphis, Tennessee.