Electro-Mechanical Technician Salary in Sector of Utilities

The salary statistics of electro-mechanical technicians in the industry sector of utilities are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare electro-mechanical technician salaries in different industries within the utilities sector.

Average Annual Salary of Electro-Mechanical Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$52,230
25th Percentile Wage
$65,210
50th Percentile Wage
$75,830
75th Percentile Wage
$90,730
90th Percentile Wage
$102,820

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electro-mechanical technicians in the industry sector of utilities. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) electro-mechanical technicians is $102,820. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $75,830. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid electro-mechanical technicians is $52,230.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of electro-mechanical technicians in the industry sector of utilities from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$75,830
-2.06% 8.91%
2016
$77,390
3.59% -
2015
$74,610
4.24% -
2014
$71,450
2.13% -
2013
$69,930
1.23% -
2012
$69,070
- -

Compare Electro-Mechanical Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Utilities Sector

The average salaries of electro-mechanical technicians in three industries in the utilities sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for electro-mechanical technician occupations is the utilities industry with an annual salary $75,830. The lowest paying industry is the fossil fuel electric power generation industry (annual salary $73,550). For detailed electro-mechanical technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Utilities
$75,830
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution
$75,700
Fossil Fuel Electric Power Generation
$73,550

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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