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Fast Facts for Mechanical Engineers in Kentucky

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lexington and Owensboro
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Elizabethtown and Bowling Green
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Louisville and Lexington

Salaries for Mechanical Engineers in Kentucky

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Owensboro and Bowling Green

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Mechanical Engineers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Mechanical Engineers relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2019 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2018-28 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Lexington-Fayette700$85,530
Owensboro60$75,000
Elizabethtown-Fort Knox120$69,600
Bowling Green90$71,500

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