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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 $90,410, District of Columbia is the highest paying state for other engineering technicians. It is followed by Maryland (average annual salary $84,040). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [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
$90,410
$66,360 310
2 Maryland
$84,040
$55,250 1,700
3 Rhode Island
$79,230
$46,950 160
4 Hawaii
$78,680
$48,460 580
5 Washington
$76,020
$44,630 2,170
6 Virginia
$75,740
$45,960 3,250
7 Maine
$75,690
$52,250 800
8 New Jersey
$73,850
$44,940 920
9 Connecticut
$72,570
$45,650 580
10 New Mexico
$71,590
$38,580 2,120
11 Alaska
$71,020
$45,810 290
12 California
$69,600
$38,130 9,690
13 Wyoming
$69,270
$48,420 310
14 Colorado
$68,030
$41,600 1,550
15 Georgia
$65,170
$38,750 1,430
16 Massachusetts
$64,790
$41,820 1,960
17 Nevada
$64,540
$28,080 370
18 Indiana
$63,200
$36,020 1,590
19 North Carolina
$63,040
$38,250 840
20 Oklahoma
$62,950
$41,640 1,060
21 South Carolina
$62,840
$45,180 540
22 Montana
$62,010
$40,030 150
23 Texas
$61,990
$28,340 7,050
24 Illinois
$61,890
$34,430 4,650
25 Tennessee
$61,810
$27,490 1,170
26 Delaware
$61,330
$38,050 30
27 West Virginia
$61,230
$36,770 240
28 Alabama
$60,720
$32,280 830
29 Mississippi
$59,250
$36,970 480
30 Florida
$58,740
$30,570 2,100
31 Michigan
$58,740
$33,640 2,300
32 North Dakota
$58,540
$35,280 270
33 New York
$57,850
$40,340 2,030
34 Nebraska
$57,630
$32,250 300
35 Minnesota
$57,460
$40,200 1,530
36 Arkansas
$56,980
$32,530 440
37 Wisconsin
$56,900
$35,270 1,080
38 Missouri
$56,400
$31,960 720
39 Kansas
$56,230
$38,810 390
40 Arizona
$54,530
$33,230 1,500
41 Idaho
$54,460
$28,880 160
42 Iowa
$54,230
$39,190 830
43 Ohio
$53,580
$34,920 3,260
44 Pennsylvania
$53,430
$31,640 5,120
45 Oregon
$52,240
$33,920 1,110
46 Utah
$52,050
$28,260 1,080
47 Vermont
$48,980
$34,180 30
48 New Hampshire
$48,650
$34,730 390
49 Louisiana
$47,970
$26,140 1,770
50 Puerto Rico
$36,870
$21,870 180
51 Kentucky
$33,540
$18,540 700
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