The salary statistics of outdoor power equipment and other small engine mechanics are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of outdoor power equipment and other small engine mechanics within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The outdoor power equipment and other small engine mechanics 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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average 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 outdoor power equipment and other small engine mechanics. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) outdoor power equipment and other small engine mechanics is $51,360. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $33,730. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $21,680. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 136% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of outdoor power equipment and other small engine mechanics from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of outdoor power equipment and other small engine mechanics in 12 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 outdoor power equipment and other small engine mechanics occupations is the federal, state, and local government sector with an annual salary $44,410. The lowest paying sector is the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector (annual salary $29,540).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Accommodation and Food Services|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
From the above tables we note that not only outdoor power equipment and other small engine mechanics 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 outdoor power equipment and other small engine mechanics in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $24,160 to $48,140. The highest paying state for outdoor power equipment and other small engine mechanics is Hawaii with a median annual salary of $48,140. The lowest paying state is Oklahoma with a median annual salary of $24,160. For more salary information of outdoor power equipment and other small engine mechanics profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|New Jersey|| |
|New Hampshire|| |
|New York|| |
|Rhode Island|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|West Virginia|| |