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Highest Paying States for Industrial Engineering Technicians

The highest paying states for industrial 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 industrial engineering technicians in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $80,700, Alaska is the highest paying state for industrial engineering technicians. It is followed by Washington (average annual salary $79,390). 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 industrial engineering technicians in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Industrial Engineering Technicians

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 Alaska
$80,700
$47,730 40
2 Washington
$79,390
$53,090 2,330
3 Hawaii
$69,390
$46,890 50
4 California
$65,010
$38,290 3,830
5 Texas
$64,540
$36,320 4,120
6 New Mexico
$64,370
$36,590 0
7 Oklahoma
$64,370
$34,260 790
8 Maryland
$64,160
$44,710 590
9 Delaware
$63,230
$40,840 60
10 Connecticut
$62,730
$39,350 1,080
11 Wyoming
$62,390
$41,400 30
12 Vermont
$61,350
$38,590 1,520
13 Louisiana
$60,080
$33,280 280
14 Colorado
$59,960
$37,200 1,130
15 Utah
$59,660
$34,540 780
16 Maine
$58,850
$38,700 390
17 New Jersey
$58,740
$41,140 660
18 Rhode Island
$58,620
$37,840 120
19 Oregon
$58,050
$40,590 640
20 Alabama
$57,920
$35,280 1,050
21 Missouri
$57,490
$33,980 1,190
22 Arizona
$56,960
$36,900 2,090
23 Massachusetts
$56,220
$37,230 2,340
24 New Hampshire
$55,920
$40,720 500
25 Illinois
$55,600
$36,410 1,980
26 New York
$54,970
$35,210 3,100
27 Ohio
$53,950
$35,110 3,090
28 Pennsylvania
$53,710
$34,920 2,570
29 Georgia
$53,610
$28,990 1,050
30 Kentucky
$52,460
$34,590 1,100
31 Kansas
$52,230
$30,430 650
32 Iowa
$51,730
$35,180 570
33 Virginia
$51,560
$31,980 930
34 Mississippi
$51,050
$31,460 360
35 Minnesota
$51,040
$35,870 2,970
36 District of Columbia
$49,820
$41,770 120
37 North Dakota
$49,340
$34,270 170
38 South Carolina
$49,270
$33,470 1,280
39 Nebraska
$48,800
$31,730 370
40 Michigan
$48,750
$33,640 4,750
41 Indiana
$48,150
$31,280 3,020
42 North Carolina
$48,040
$31,030 3,000
43 Florida
$47,630
$30,270 2,310
44 Wisconsin
$47,480
$35,120 1,170
45 West Virginia
$46,170
$33,190 100
46 Montana
$45,790
$33,200 40
47 Nevada
$45,390
$31,650 130
48 Arkansas
$45,190
$33,780 460
49 Tennessee
$44,810
$28,740 4,090
50 Idaho
$42,750
$24,950 270
51 Puerto Rico
$38,450
$20,880 1,790
52 South Dakota
$37,860
$31,240 110
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