Average Salary in Ames, Iowa

Ames, Iowa Median Salary by Job

MinMax

Software Engineer
9 profiles
$72,656
$55K$81K

Mechanical Engineer
9 profiles
$62,978
$52K$73K

Operations Manager
8 profiles
$55,500
$45K$88K

Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)
7 profiles
$52,226
$42K$85K

Process Engineer
7 profiles
$72,000
$60K$85K

Project Engineer
6 profiles
$63,225
$55K$76K

Marketing Specialist
6 profiles
$44,551
$36K$46K

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  • Updated: 22 Jul 2017
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About Ames Salaries

Employees in Ames, Iowa make an average salary of $47,756. Trends in wages are going down with a 0.6 percent decrease over last quarter as of Q1 2017. The cost of living in Ames is 6 percent lower than the national average. Popular jobs in Ames include Operations Manager, Mechanical Engineer, and Software Engineer which pay between $55,500 and $72,656 per year. Some popular Ames industries include Education, Agriculture, and Software as a Service (SaaS) Development. In Ames, some popular employers include Iowa State University, Renewable Energy Group, and Workiva.

Popular Ames Employers

Iowa State University

Average Salary: $58,494

Renewable Energy Group

Average Salary: $50,444

Workiva

Average Salary: $46,514

Danfoss

Average Salary: $71,942

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