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
$35,620
25th Percentile Wage
$44,200
50th Percentile Wage
$54,960
75th Percentile Wage
$66,780
90th Percentile Wage
$79,900

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 $79,900. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $54,960. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid electro-mechanical technicians is $35,620.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of electro-mechanical technicians in the industry sector of manufacturing from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201654,9602.35%9.84%
201553,6701.30%-
201452,9703.11%-
201351,3203.45%-
201249,550--

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

The average salaries of electro-mechanical technicians in 34 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 machine shops; turned product; and screw, nut, and bolt manufacturing industry with an annual salary $66,050. The lowest paying industry is the manufacturing and reproducing magnetic and optical media industry (annual salary $44,760). For detailed electro-mechanical technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Machine Shops; Turned Product; and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing
$66,050
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing
$64,900
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing
$62,080
Engine, Turbine, and Power Transmission Equipment Manufacturing
$60,930
Paper Manufacturing
$60,500
Commercial and Service Industry Machinery Manufacturing
$59,080
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$59,030
Converted Paper Product Manufacturing
$58,390
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing
$57,710
Nonferrous Metal (except Aluminum) Production and Processing
$56,400
Primary Metal Manufacturing
$54,570
Machinery Manufacturing
$54,450
Foundries
$54,270
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
$54,240
Other General Purpose Machinery Manufacturing
$52,900
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$52,630
Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing
$52,350
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$51,740
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing
$51,580
Plastics Product Manufacturing
$51,580
Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing
$51,540
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
$51,060
Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing
$50,930
Agriculture, Construction, and Mining Machinery Manufacturing
$50,720
Communications Equipment Manufacturing
$50,260
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$48,910
Other Electrical Equipment and Component Manufacturing
$48,790
Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing
$48,250
Electrical Equipment Manufacturing
$47,960
Other Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$47,950
Ventilation, Heating, Air-Conditioning, and Commercial Refrigeration Equipment Manufacturing
$46,840
Turned Product and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing
$46,600
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing
$45,050
Manufacturing and Reproducing Magnetic and Optical Media
$44,760

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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