The salary statistics of biomedical engineers in the industry sector of manufacturing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare biomedical engineer salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$55,630|
|25th Percentile Wage||$72,280|
|50th Percentile Wage||$93,210|
|75th Percentile Wage||$117,780|
|90th Percentile Wage||$145,290|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for biomedical engineers in the industry sector of manufacturing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) biomedical engineers is $145,290. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $93,210. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid biomedical engineers is $55,630.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of biomedical engineers in the industry sector of manufacturing from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of biomedical engineers in eight industries in the manufacturing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for biomedical engineer occupations is the semiconductor and other electronic component manufacturing industry with an annual salary $107,340. The lowest paying industry is the basic chemical manufacturing industry (annual salary $86,610). For detailed biomedical engineer salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing|| |
|Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing|| |
|Chemical Manufacturing|| |
|Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing|| |
|Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing|| |
|Miscellaneous Manufacturing|| |
|Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing|| |
|Basic Chemical Manufacturing|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .