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Aerospace Engineer Salary Information in Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$71,450
25th Percentile Wage
$96,420
50th Percentile Wage
$121,440
75th Percentile Wage
$128,450
90th Percentile Wage
$151,330

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for aerospace engineers in Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $151,330. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $121,440. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $71,450.

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
$121,440
16.07% 10.31%
2016
$101,930
5.99% -
2015
$95,820
3.57% -
2014
$92,400
-15.10% -
2013
$106,350
-2.42% -
2012
$108,920
- -

Table 3. Compare Aerospace Engineer Salary in Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area with Other Virginia Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $121,440, Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area is the highest paying city for aerospace engineers in state of Virginia, followed by Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News (median annual salary $118,330). In comparison, the median annual salary of aerospace engineers in Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area is 2.6 percent (2.6%) higher than that in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$121,440
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News
$118,330
Richmond
$114,240
Charlottesville
$108,880



See also: Top paying jobs in Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia.