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Engine and Other Machine Assembler Salary Information

The salary statistics of engine and other machine assemblers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of engine and other machine assemblers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The engine and other machine assemblers annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1. Engine and Other Machine Assembler Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,700
25th Percentile Wage
$31,880
50th Percentile Wage
$41,210
75th Percentile Wage
$54,540
90th Percentile Wage
$61,800

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for engine and other machine assemblers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) engine and other machine assemblers is $61,800. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $41,210. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26,700. Notice that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 131% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of engine and other machine assemblers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201641,2103.91%12.38%
201539,6003.26%-
201438,3102.64%-
201337,3003.19%-
201236,110--

Table 2. Engine and Other Machine Assembler Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of engine and other machine assemblers in 7 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for engine and other machine assemblers occupations is the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector with an annual salary $69,980. The lowest paying sector is the retail trade sector (annual salary $28,500).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$69,980
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$43,470
Manufacturing
$42,120
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$40,360
Wholesale Trade
$36,060
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$32,340
Retail Trade
$28,500

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Engine and Other Machine Assemblers by States

From the above tables we note that not only engine and other machine assemblers salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of engine and other machine assemblers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $23,110 to $52,410. The highest paying state for engine and other machine assemblers is Indiana with a median annual salary of $52,410. The lowest paying state is Arkansas with a median annual salary of $23,110. For more salary information of engine and other machine assemblers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Indiana
$52,410
Nevada
$49,510
Ohio
$49,100
Maryland
$48,550
Michigan
$47,620
Alabama
$47,490
New York
$46,840
Connecticut
$43,430
Washington
$42,950
Oklahoma
$42,780
Louisiana
$42,610
Illinois
$42,200
California
$41,700
Minnesota
$41,590
Iowa
$39,920
New Hampshire
$39,770
Arizona
$38,580
Mississippi
$38,430
Virginia
$37,870
North Carolina
$37,770
Oregon
$37,370
Massachusetts
$37,330
Wisconsin
$37,270
Florida
$37,240
Missouri
$36,840
New Mexico
$36,770
South Carolina
$36,090
Texas
$36,060
New Jersey
$36,050
Utah
$35,170
Colorado
$34,970
South Dakota
$34,490
Kansas
$34,070
Nebraska
$33,390
Pennsylvania
$31,370
Tennessee
$31,280
Georgia
$30,870
Kentucky
$30,160
Arkansas
$23,110


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