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Aerospace Engineer Salary Information in Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for aerospace engineers in 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 $176,000. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $119,890. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $71,880.

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
0.78% 17.87%
-1.23% -
5.43% -
9.53% -
4.43% -
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $119,890, Fort Worth-Arlington is the second highest paying city for aerospace engineers in state of Texas, following the highest paying city Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown (median annual salary of $126,980). Compared with Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, the median annual salary of aerospace engineers in Fort Worth-Arlington is 5.6 percent (5.6%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
Fort Worth-Arlington
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
Corpus Christi
San Antonio-New Braunfels
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood

See also: Top paying jobs in Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas.