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Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technician Salary in the Industry of Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution

The salary statistics and trend of electrical and electronics engineering technicians in the industry of electric power generation, transmission and distribution are shown in the following tables and chart. In Table 3 we compare electrical and electronics engineering technician salaries in different industries within the utilities sector.

Table 1. Average Annual Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,930
25th Percentile Wage
$60,890
50th Percentile Wage
$74,470
75th Percentile Wage
$89,470
90th Percentile Wage
$101,680

Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for electrical and electronics engineering technicians in the industry of electric power generation, transmission and distribution. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) electrical and electronics engineering technicians is $101,680. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $74,470. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent electrical and electronics engineering technicians is $48,930.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of electrical and electronics engineering technicians in the industry of Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$74,470
2.52% 12.50%
2016
$72,590
2.00% -
2015
$71,140
4.62% -
2014
$67,850
2.06% -
2013
$66,450
1.94% -
2012
$65,160
- -

Table 3. Compare Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Utilities Sector

The average salaries of electrical and electronics engineering technicians in seven industries within the utilities sector are shown in Table 3. For salary information of electrical and electronics engineering technicians in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Industry Median Annual Salary
Hydroelectric Power Generation
$81,220
Natural Gas Distribution
$77,480
Fossil Fuel Electric Power Generation
$75,620
Nuclear Electric Power Generation
$75,390
Utilities
$74,690
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution
$74,470
Water, Sewage and Other Systems
$68,780

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