Mechanical Engineer Salary Information in Wyoming

The average annual and hourly salaries for mechanical engineers in the state of Wyoming are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of mechanical engineers among Wyoming cities 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Mechanical Engineers in Wyoming

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$120,280
75th Percentile Wage
$95,700
50th Percentile Wage
$74,900
25th Percentile Wage
$59,400
10th Percentile Wage
$51,450

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mechanical engineers in Wyoming in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $120,280. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $74,900. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $51,450.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$57.82
75th Percentile Wage
$46.01
50th Percentile Wage
$36.01
25th Percentile Wage
$28.56
10th Percentile Wage
$24.74

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for mechanical engineers in Wyoming in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $57.82. The median hourly salary is $36.01. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24.74.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $74,900 -0.69%
2013 $75,420 -6.29%
2012 $80,480 4.70%
2011 $76,870 2.55%
2010 $74,960 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for mechanical engineers in state of Wyoming from 2010 to 2014. We note that in 2013 the average salary decreased by -6.29%.We also note that the average annual wage had a relatively large growth of 4.70% in the year 2012 and a moderate increase of 2.55% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Mechanical Engineer Wage in Wyoming vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Mechanical Engineers
$74,900
Mining and Geological Engineers
$82,700
Petroleum Engineers
$95,710
Engineers, All Other
$79,970
Chemical Engineers
$85,990
Civil Engineers
$70,380
Electrical Engineers
$77,830

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Mechanical Engineers in Wyoming Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of mechanical engineers in some Wyoming cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of mechanical engineers in state of Wyoming ranges from $64,520 to $86,860. The highest paying area for mechanical engineers in Wyoming is Cheyenne with a median annual salary of $86,860. The second highest paying city/area in Wyoming State is Northeastern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $81,080). The lowest paying area is Southwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $64,520.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Cheyenne
$86,860
Northeastern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area
$81,080
Casper
$77,560
Southeastern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area
$67,800
Southwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area
$64,520

Mechanical Engineer Salary by State

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