Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technician Salary in Sector of Construction

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

Average Annual Salary of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,850
25th Percentile Wage
$44,450
50th Percentile Wage
$58,920
75th Percentile Wage
$74,360
90th Percentile Wage
$91,760

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical and electronics engineering technicians in the industry sector of construction. 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 $91,760. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $58,920. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid electrical and electronics engineering technicians is $35,850.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201658,9202.39%14.80%
201557,5105.18%-
201454,5309.17%-
201349,530-1.35%-
201250,200--

Compare Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of electrical and electronics engineering technicians in nine industries in the construction sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for electrical and electronics engineering technician occupations is the nonresidential building construction industry with an annual salary $69,580. The lowest paying industry is the electrical contractors and other wiring installation contractors industry (annual salary $54,590). For detailed electrical and electronics engineering technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Nonresidential Building Construction
$69,580
Construction of Buildings
$68,730
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$67,580
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$62,480
Utility System Construction
$62,130
Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
$60,350
Building Equipment Contractors
$57,200
Specialty Trade Contractors
$57,170
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$54,590

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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