The annual and hourly salary statistics of aerospace engineers in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of aerospace engineers in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale 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||$64,620|
|25th Percentile Wage||$75,500|
|50th Percentile Wage||$95,900|
|75th Percentile Wage||$125,370|
|90th Percentile Wage||$152,320|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for aerospace engineers in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $152,320. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $95,900. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $64,620.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of aerospace engineers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $95,900, Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale is the second highest paying city for aerospace engineers in state of Arizona, following the highest paying city Tucson (median annual salary of $109,700). Compared with Tucson, the median annual salary of aerospace engineers in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale is 12.6 percent (12.6%) lower.
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