Other Engineering Technician Salary in Sector of Construction

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

Average Annual Salary of Other Engineering Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,210
25th Percentile Wage
$39,920
50th Percentile Wage
$60,450
75th Percentile Wage
$84,350
90th Percentile Wage
$102,320

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other 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) other engineering technicians is $102,320. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $60,450. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other engineering technicians is $33,210.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other engineering technicians in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$60,450
1.52% 30.52%
2016
$59,530
-1.11% -
2015
$60,190
11.98% -
2014
$52,980
22.82% -
2013
$40,890
-2.71% -
2012
$42,000
- -

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

The average salaries of other 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 other engineering technician occupations is the construction of buildings industry with an annual salary $75,110. The lowest paying industry is the electrical contractors and other wiring installation contractors industry (annual salary $53,470). For detailed other engineering technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Construction of Buildings
$75,110
Nonresidential Building Construction
$75,110
Utility System Construction
$65,980
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$61,560
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$57,720
Building Equipment Contractors
$55,290
Specialty Trade Contractors
$54,980
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction
$53,730
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$53,470

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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