Mechanical Engineering Technician Salary Information in West Virginia

The average annual and hourly salaries for mechanical engineering technicians in the state of West Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of mechanical engineering technicians amongst West Virginia areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Mechanical Engineering Technicians in West Virginia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,430
25th Percentile Wage
$33,230
50th Percentile Wage
$40,180
75th Percentile Wage
$48,400
90th Percentile Wage
$57,250

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mechanical engineering technicians in West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $57,250. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $40,180. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $27,430.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of mechanical engineering technicians from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$40,180
6.55% -14.88%
2015
$37,550
-14.83% -
2014
$43,120
-4.29% -
2013
$44,970
-2.65% -
2012
$46,160
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Mechanical Engineering Technicians in West Virginia Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of mechanical engineering technicians in some West Virginia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of mechanical engineering technicians in state of West Virginia ranges from $36,890 to $56,740. The highest paying area for mechanical engineering technicians in West Virginia is Hagerstown-Martinsburg with a median annual salary of $56,740. The second highest paying city/area in West Virginia State is Washington-Arlington-Alexandria (mean annual salary $52,510). The lowest paying area is Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $36,890.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Hagerstown-Martinsburg
$56,740
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria
$52,510
Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$36,890




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