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Highest Paying States for Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians

The highest paying states for electrical and electronics engineering technicians (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of electrical and electronics engineering technicians in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $79,280, Alaska is the highest paying state for electrical and electronics engineering technicians. It is followed by District of Columbia (average annual salary $78,580). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of electrical and electronics engineering technicians in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 Alaska
$79,280
$55,730 500
2 District of Columbia
$78,580
$65,510 400
3 Vermont
$75,770
$44,540 290
4 Maryland
$71,170
$46,530 4,040
5 Hawaii
$70,430
$52,090 650
6 Washington
$70,380
$46,980 2,200
7 Colorado
$70,280
$47,150 1,930
8 West Virginia
$69,760
$38,130 470
9 Wyoming
$68,200
$45,400 100
10 Maine
$68,200
$47,800 350
11 Virginia
$68,190
$43,460 6,120
12 Illinois
$68,190
$41,790 3,650
13 Nevada
$68,190
$45,550 1,430
14 New Jersey
$68,190
$41,780 2,400
15 North Dakota
$68,190
$44,170 280
16 Massachusetts
$68,180
$44,090 3,990
17 Oklahoma
$66,550
$38,210 1,510
18 Montana
$66,200
$38,270 170
19 Missouri
$66,110
$38,510 1,620
20 Delaware
$65,490
$28,490 180
21 Arkansas
$65,310
$31,020 620
22 Texas
$65,220
$37,860 12,800
23 California
$64,890
$36,850 22,960
24 Arizona
$64,860
$38,320 2,890
25 New York
$64,540
$36,960 5,600
26 New Mexico
$63,850
$37,240 1,280
27 Minnesota
$62,830
$40,140 2,160
28 Alabama
$62,350
$36,110 1,750
29 Connecticut
$62,310
$38,560 1,490
30 Iowa
$61,570
$40,670 1,290
31 Utah
$61,250
$35,250 1,390
32 Kansas
$60,970
$36,630 960
33 Oregon
$60,330
$40,250 4,250
34 Mississippi
$60,210
$33,300 1,300
35 Georgia
$59,710
$31,860 3,460
36 Nebraska
$59,600
$38,680 540
37 Florida
$59,340
$34,860 5,350
38 Ohio
$59,270
$34,840 2,510
39 North Carolina
$58,440
$37,630 2,200
40 Michigan
$57,790
$35,270 3,050
41 Indiana
$57,650
$34,550 2,290
42 Idaho
$57,510
$36,790 720
43 South Carolina
$57,440
$35,150 1,660
44 Rhode Island
$56,550
$32,350 740
45 Pennsylvania
$56,260
$33,930 4,850
46 New Hampshire
$56,190
$39,180 910
47 Tennessee
$55,990
$35,100 2,730
48 Wisconsin
$55,350
$32,000 1,860
49 Guam
$54,740
$23,550 70
50 Kentucky
$53,220
$29,030 930
51 Louisiana
$50,280
$32,340 1,310
52 South Dakota
$46,130
$32,900 170
53 Puerto Rico
$41,800
$23,160 1,090
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