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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 $85,300, 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 2017 [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
$85,300
$63,100 70
2 Washington
$79,390
$53,090 2,330
3 Hawaii
$69,390
$46,890 50
4 California
$63,780
$38,410 4,040
5 Connecticut
$63,320
$40,520 1,040
6 Wyoming
$62,390
$41,400 30
7 Texas
$61,680
$34,550 3,290
8 Colorado
$61,650
$36,460 750
9 Delaware
$60,820
$40,810 60
10 Maryland
$60,790
$42,340 650
11 Oklahoma
$60,400
$32,940 710
12 Kansas
$59,050
$37,140 570
13 Maine
$58,690
$37,970 360
14 New Jersey
$58,310
$41,640 470
15 Missouri
$58,050
$35,400 1,100
16 Alabama
$57,960
$35,540 1,130
17 Massachusetts
$55,490
$37,730 2,090
18 Vermont
$55,440
$38,200 1,260
19 Arizona
$55,430
$35,280 1,910
20 Virginia
$55,330
$34,020 890
21 Rhode Island
$54,990
$39,050 100
22 New York
$54,780
$34,740 3,170
23 Louisiana
$54,560
$27,270 320
24 Georgia
$54,280
$29,800 1,010
25 Illinois
$54,250
$35,320 1,900
26 New Hampshire
$53,950
$40,870 420
27 Mississippi
$53,490
$32,700 410
28 Pennsylvania
$53,380
$33,930 2,570
29 Kentucky
$52,880
$34,730 960
30 Ohio
$52,780
$33,420 3,200
31 Utah
$52,100
$32,780 680
32 Minnesota
$51,310
$36,040 2,950
33 Nebraska
$50,830
$34,140 310
34 Iowa
$50,080
$35,430 530
35 District of Columbia
$49,820
$41,770 120
36 Michigan
$48,320
$32,790 4,790
37 Wisconsin
$48,140
$34,990 1,690
38 Idaho
$48,070
$32,060 220
39 Indiana
$48,020
$31,830 2,820
40 South Carolina
$47,860
$32,090 1,440
41 Nevada
$47,720
$31,780 100
42 North Carolina
$46,790
$29,510 2,890
43 Montana
$45,790
$33,200 40
44 North Dakota
$45,560
$35,540 230
45 Arkansas
$44,850
$33,190 350
46 West Virginia
$44,230
$31,340 110
47 Florida
$44,030
$28,480 2,070
48 Tennessee
$43,530
$28,350 4,380
49 South Dakota
$39,550
$31,360 130
50 Puerto Rico
$37,640
$24,650 1,480
See also: Highest paying industries for industrial engineering technicians, Top Paying Jobs in America.