The annual and hourly salary statistics of cost estimators in Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, West Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of cost estimators in Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna 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||$35,470|
|25th Percentile Wage||$42,940|
|50th Percentile Wage||$55,800|
|75th Percentile Wage||$75,120|
|90th Percentile Wage||$108,970|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for cost estimators in Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $108,970. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $55,800. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $35,470.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of cost estimators from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $55,800 in Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna is in the middle of salary range for cost estimators in state of West Virginia. In comparison, the annual salary of cost estimators in Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna is 24.7 percent (24.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Washington-Arlington-Alexandria and 9.5 percent (9.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Steubenville-Weirton.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area|| |
|North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area|| |