Electro-Mechanical Technician Salary in Sector of Manufacturing

The salary statistics of electro-mechanical technicians in the industry sector of manufacturing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare electro-mechanical technician salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Electro-Mechanical Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,130
25th Percentile Wage
$44,010
50th Percentile Wage
$54,430
75th Percentile Wage
$65,250
90th Percentile Wage
$79,670

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electro-mechanical 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) electro-mechanical technicians is $79,670. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $54,430. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid electro-mechanical technicians is $36,130.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of electro-mechanical technicians in the industry sector of manufacturing from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$54,430
-0.97% 8.97%
2016
$54,960
2.35% -
2015
$53,670
1.30% -
2014
$52,970
3.11% -
2013
$51,320
3.45% -
2012
$49,550
- -

Compare Electro-Mechanical Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Manufacturing Sector

The average salaries of electro-mechanical technicians in 52 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 electro-mechanical technician occupations is the commercial and service industry machinery manufacturing industry with an annual salary $70,000. The lowest paying industry is the other transportation equipment manufacturing industry (annual salary $44,360). For detailed electro-mechanical technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Commercial and Service Industry Machinery Manufacturing
$70,000
Machine Shops
$66,300
Machine Shops; Turned Product; and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing
$66,050
Basic Chemical Manufacturing
$64,560
Engine, Turbine, and Power Transmission Equipment Manufacturing
$63,080
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing
$62,670
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing
$62,080
Chemical Manufacturing
$61,510
Iron and Steel Mills and Ferroalloy Manufacturing
$60,630
Audio and Video Equipment Manufacturing
$60,590
Paper Manufacturing
$60,500
Glass and Glass Product Manufacturing
$59,040
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$58,910
Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing
$58,700
Motor Vehicle Manufacturing
$58,500
Converted Paper Product Manufacturing
$58,390
Foundries
$57,760
Nonferrous Metal (except Aluminum) Production and Processing
$56,400
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
$56,100
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing
$55,650
Other Food Manufacturing
$55,600
Primary Metal Manufacturing
$55,330
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing
$54,950
Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing
$54,410
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$54,250
Machinery Manufacturing
$53,810
Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing
$53,790
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
$53,750
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$53,680
Communications Equipment Manufacturing
$53,470
Steel Product Manufacturing from Purchased Steel
$53,270
Food Manufacturing
$52,980
Other General Purpose Machinery Manufacturing
$52,900
Plastics Product Manufacturing
$52,580
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing
$52,580
Machinery Manufacturing
$51,700
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
$51,380
Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing
$50,930
Agriculture, Construction, and Mining Machinery Manufacturing
$50,720
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$50,010
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$49,830
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
$48,960
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
$48,960
Electrical Equipment Manufacturing
$48,700
Other Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$47,950
Ventilation, Heating, Air-Conditioning, and Commercial Refrigeration Equipment Manufacturing
$46,840
Dairy Product Manufacturing
$46,730
Turned Product and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing
$46,600
Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing
$46,600
Other Electrical Equipment and Component Manufacturing
$45,070
Manufacturing and Reproducing Magnetic and Optical Media
$44,760
Other Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$44,360

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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