Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technician Salary in Sector of Manufacturing

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

Average Annual Salary of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,570
25th Percentile Wage
$44,970
50th Percentile Wage
$57,430
75th Percentile Wage
$71,550
90th Percentile Wage
$82,410

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical and electronics engineering technicians 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) electrical and electronics engineering technicians is $82,410. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $57,430. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid electrical and electronics engineering technicians is $35,570.

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 manufacturing from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201657,4300.89%8.24%
201556,9202.49%-
201455,5002.94%-
201353,8702.17%-
201252,700--

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

The average salaries of electrical and electronics engineering technicians in 65 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 electrical and electronics engineering technician occupations is the resin, synthetic rubber, and artificial synthetic fibers and filaments manufacturing industry with an annual salary $70,730. The lowest paying industry is the ventilation, heating, air-conditioning, and commercial refrigeration equipment manufacturing industry (annual salary $45,930). For detailed electrical and electronics engineering technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Resin, Synthetic Rubber, and Artificial Synthetic Fibers and Filaments Manufacturing
$70,730
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
$70,500
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
$70,500
Iron and Steel Mills and Ferroalloy Manufacturing
$70,000
Grain and Oilseed Milling
$69,360
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing
$69,240
Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing
$68,050
Soap, Cleaning Compound, and Toilet Preparation Manufacturing
$66,250
Chemical Manufacturing
$65,010
Rubber Product Manufacturing
$64,230
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing
$64,030
Basic Chemical Manufacturing
$63,860
Sugar and Confectionery Product Manufacturing
$63,640
Office Furniture (including Fixtures) Manufacturing
$63,360
Household Appliance Manufacturing
$61,680
Converted Paper Product Manufacturing
$60,830
Other Chemical Product and Preparation Manufacturing
$60,830
Food Manufacturing
$60,380
Paper Manufacturing
$60,030
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing
$59,860
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing
$59,650
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$59,450
Pulp, Paper, and Paperboard Mills
$59,190
Other Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$58,820
Ship and Boat Building
$58,640
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
$58,130
Printing and Related Support Activities
$57,960
Printing and Related Support Activities
$57,960
Forging and Stamping
$57,940
Engine, Turbine, and Power Transmission Equipment Manufacturing
$57,840
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing
$57,630
Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
$57,220
Nonferrous Metal (except Aluminum) Production and Processing
$57,020
Primary Metal Manufacturing
$56,930
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
$56,820
Communications Equipment Manufacturing
$56,610
Spring and Wire Product Manufacturing
$56,610
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
$56,100
Boiler, Tank, and Shipping Container Manufacturing
$55,920
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$55,820
Other Electrical Equipment and Component Manufacturing
$55,650
Plastics Product Manufacturing
$55,620
Motor Vehicle Body and Trailer Manufacturing
$55,580
Cutlery and Handtool Manufacturing
$55,520
Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing
$55,400
Alumina and Aluminum Production and Processing
$55,320
Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing
$55,200
Glass and Glass Product Manufacturing
$53,770
Machinery Manufacturing
$53,600
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$53,450
Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing
$53,400
Agriculture, Construction, and Mining Machinery Manufacturing
$53,280
Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing
$53,240
Machine Shops
$52,910
Audio and Video Equipment Manufacturing
$52,350
Other General Purpose Machinery Manufacturing
$51,600
Animal Slaughtering and Processing
$50,990
Electrical Equipment Manufacturing
$50,710
Beverage and Tobacco Product Manufacturing
$50,460
Commercial and Service Industry Machinery Manufacturing
$50,320
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$49,820
Motor Vehicle Manufacturing
$49,770
Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing
$47,880
Machine Shops; Turned Product; and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing
$46,870
Ventilation, Heating, Air-Conditioning, and Commercial Refrigeration Equipment Manufacturing
$45,930

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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