The annual and hourly salary statistics of marine engineers and naval architects in Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of marine engineers and naval architects in Seattle-Bellevue-Everett is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$66,490|
|25th Percentile Wage||$73,730|
|50th Percentile Wage||$88,880|
|75th Percentile Wage||$104,940|
|90th Percentile Wage||$127,480|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for marine engineers and naval architects in Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $127,480. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $88,880. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $66,490.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of marine engineers and naval architects from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $88,880, Seattle-Bellevue-Everett is the second highest paying city for marine engineers and naval architects in state of Washington, following the highest paying city Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro (median annual salary of $98,890). Compared with Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, the median annual salary of marine engineers and naval architects in Seattle-Bellevue-Everett is 10.1 percent (10.1%) lower.
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