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Aerospace Engineer Salary Information in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of aerospace engineers in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of aerospace engineers in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos 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 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$66,530
25th Percentile Wage
$83,140
50th Percentile Wage
$112,000
75th Percentile Wage
$139,610
90th Percentile Wage
$158,470

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for aerospace engineers in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $158,470. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $112,000. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $66,530.

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
$112,000
14.14% 14.14%
2016
$96,160
2.57% -
2015
$93,690
1.10% -
2014
$92,660
-3.78% -
2012
$96,160
- -

Table 3. Compare Aerospace Engineer Salary in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos with Other Texas Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $112,000 in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos is in the middle of salary range for aerospace engineers in state of Texas. In comparison, the annual salary of aerospace engineers in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos is 11.8 percent (11.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown and 28.5 percent (28.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$126,980
Fort Worth-Arlington
$119,890
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$115,460
North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$114,430
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$112,000
Corpus Christi
$111,560
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$110,640
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$109,440
Waco
$96,930
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood
$80,080



See also: Top paying jobs in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas.