Other Engineering Technician Salary in Sector of Utilities

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

Average Annual Salary of Other Engineering Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,210
25th Percentile Wage
$54,520
50th Percentile Wage
$68,240
75th Percentile Wage
$80,890
90th Percentile Wage
$97,680

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other engineering 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) other engineering technicians is $97,680. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $68,240. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other engineering technicians is $40,210.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other engineering technicians in the industry sector of utilities from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201668,2401.49%0.66%
201567,220-1.55%-
201468,260-1.04%-
201368,9701.71%-
201267,790--

Compare Other Engineering Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Utilities Sector

The average salaries of other engineering 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 other engineering technician occupations is the electric power generation, transmission and distribution industry with an annual salary $70,940. The lowest paying industry is the natural gas distribution industry (annual salary $64,790). For detailed other engineering technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution
$70,940
Utilities
$68,240
Natural Gas Distribution
$64,790

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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