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Highest Paying States for Other Engineering Technicians

The highest paying states for other 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 other engineering technicians in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $93,010, District of Columbia is the highest paying state for other engineering technicians. It is followed by Maryland (average annual salary $86,450). 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 other engineering technicians in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Other Engineering Technicians

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 District of Columbia
$93,010
$68,730 320
2 Maryland
$86,450
$48,090 1,730
3 Hawaii
$79,750
$42,620 540
4 Virginia
$78,260
$49,350 3,290
5 Washington
$77,930
$44,610 2,180
6 Maine
$77,380
$53,100 820
7 New Mexico
$75,600
$41,730 1,980
8 New Jersey
$75,000
$43,160 880
9 Rhode Island
$72,950
$45,940 210
10 Wyoming
$70,250
$44,300 200
11 Nevada
$69,820
$36,620 310
12 California
$69,070
$38,520 10,520
13 Alaska
$68,740
$41,110 410
14 South Carolina
$66,340
$44,290 490
15 West Virginia
$66,240
$42,120 310
16 North Dakota
$66,220
$40,040 400
17 Oklahoma
$64,220
$40,080 1,270
18 Massachusetts
$63,740
$41,070 2,550
19 Alabama
$63,690
$31,770 660
20 North Carolina
$63,030
$37,600 810
21 Montana
$62,970
$42,040 140
22 Colorado
$62,720
$36,820 1,620
23 Connecticut
$62,030
$37,890 480
24 Illinois
$62,020
$35,480 5,550
25 Delaware
$61,330
$38,050 30
26 Georgia
$61,010
$37,790 1,360
27 Texas
$60,510
$30,220 6,780
28 Missouri
$60,010
$33,980 650
29 Nebraska
$59,010
$35,460 410
30 New York
$59,000
$39,980 2,160
31 Mississippi
$58,690
$31,230 540
32 Guam
$58,560
$20,420 80
33 Arkansas
$57,810
$36,060 450
34 Michigan
$57,430
$34,170 2,260
35 Indiana
$56,870
$29,960 1,730
36 Minnesota
$56,730
$40,420 1,660
37 Ohio
$56,540
$35,190 2,640
38 Kansas
$56,210
$36,880 860
39 Arizona
$55,940
$33,750 2,090
40 Wisconsin
$55,730
$33,800 1,190
41 Louisiana
$55,420
$29,630 910
42 Idaho
$55,370
$29,370 140
43 Vermont
$55,130
$36,940 60
44 South Dakota
$55,000
$24,910 80
45 Utah
$54,590
$30,340 1,010
46 Oregon
$53,850
$35,660 1,320
47 Iowa
$53,810
$37,510 980
48 Florida
$53,780
$31,890 2,210
49 Tennessee
$53,310
$26,710 1,590
50 Pennsylvania
$52,350
$31,260 5,130
51 New Hampshire
$52,300
$37,690 260
52 Kentucky
$45,160
$22,070 480
53 Puerto Rico
$33,650
$22,200 180
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