Industrial Engineer Salary Information in Georgia

The average annual and hourly salaries for industrial engineers in the state of Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of industrial engineers amongst Georgia 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Industrial Engineers in Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$51,220
25th Percentile Wage
$62,730
50th Percentile Wage
$77,490
75th Percentile Wage
$97,050
90th Percentile Wage
$121,850

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for industrial engineers in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $121,850. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $77,490. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $51,220.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24.63
25th Percentile Wage
$30.16
50th Percentile Wage
$37.25
75th Percentile Wage
$46.66
90th Percentile Wage
$58.58

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for industrial engineers in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $58.58. The median hourly salary is $37.25. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24.63.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of industrial engineers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201677,490-1.79%-1.47%
201578,8800.30%-
201478,640-0.89%-
201379,3400.89%-
201278,630--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Industrial Engineers in Georgia Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of industrial engineers in some Georgia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of industrial engineers in state of Georgia ranges from $52,370 to $88,040. The highest paying area for industrial engineers in Georgia is Warner Robins with a median annual salary of $88,040. The second highest paying city/area in Georgia State is Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $83,280). The lowest paying area is East Georgia nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $52,370.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Warner Robins
$88,040
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$83,280
Savannah
$82,500
Columbus
$81,400
Macon
$81,380
Albany
$79,860
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$78,510
Valdosta
$77,590
Gainesville
$72,650
Athens-Clarke County
$70,710
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$70,290
North Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$65,790
Dalton
$63,340
East Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$52,370


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