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Aerospace Engineer Salary Information in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of aerospace engineers in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of aerospace engineers in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington 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 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$69,630
25th Percentile Wage
$82,130
50th Percentile Wage
$115,460
75th Percentile Wage
$147,580
90th Percentile Wage
$174,280

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for aerospace engineers in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $174,280. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $115,460. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $69,630.

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
$115,460
3.51% 10.31%
2016
$111,410
4.81% -
2015
$106,050
1.59% -
2014
$104,360
6.00% -
2013
$98,100
-5.57% -
2012
$103,560
- -

Table 3. Compare Aerospace Engineer Salary in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington with Other Texas Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $115,460 in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington is in the middle of salary range for aerospace engineers in state of Texas. In comparison, the annual salary of aerospace engineers in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington is 9.1 percent (9.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown and 30.6 percent (30.6%) 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 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas.