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Aerospace Engineer Salary Information in Charlottesville, Virginia

The annual and hourly salary statistics of aerospace engineers in Charlottesville, Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of aerospace engineers in Charlottesville 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 Charlottesville, Virginia

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 Charlottesville, Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $144,890. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $108,880. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $73,170.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of aerospace engineers from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth5-Year Growth
3.42% 3.42%
0.00% -
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Table 3. Compare Aerospace Engineer Salary in Charlottesville with Other Virginia Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $108,880, Charlottesville is the lowest paying city for aerospace engineers in state of Virginia, following city of Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $121,440). In comparison, the median annual salary of aerospace engineers in Charlottesville is 10.3 percent (10.3%) lower than that in the highest paying city Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News

See also: Top paying jobs in Charlottesville, Virginia.