Other Engineering Technician Salary in Sector of Manufacturing

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

Average Annual Salary of Other Engineering Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other 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) other engineering technicians is $89,940. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $56,830. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other engineering technicians is $34,420.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth

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

The average salaries of other engineering technicians in 64 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 other engineering technician occupations is the motor vehicle manufacturing industry with an annual salary $81,390. The lowest paying industry is the turned product and screw, nut, and bolt manufacturing industry (annual salary $39,280). For detailed other engineering technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Motor Vehicle Manufacturing
Resin, Synthetic Rubber, and Artificial Synthetic Fibers and Filaments Manufacturing
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing
Basic Chemical Manufacturing
Ship and Boat Building
Electrical Equipment Manufacturing
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
Iron and Steel Mills and Ferroalloy Manufacturing
Other Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
Chemical Manufacturing
Engine, Turbine, and Power Transmission Equipment Manufacturing
Communications Equipment Manufacturing
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing
Wood Product Manufacturing
Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing
Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing
Agriculture, Construction, and Mining Machinery Manufacturing
Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing
Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing
Glass and Glass Product Manufacturing
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
Converted Paper Product Manufacturing
Paper Manufacturing
Other Chemical Product and Preparation Manufacturing
Other Electrical Equipment and Component Manufacturing
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
Architectural and Structural Metals Manufacturing
Pulp, Paper, and Paperboard Mills
Other Wood Product Manufacturing
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing
Machinery Manufacturing
Primary Metal Manufacturing
Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
Rubber Product Manufacturing
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
Other Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing
Ventilation, Heating, Air-Conditioning, and Commercial Refrigeration Equipment Manufacturing
Household Appliance Manufacturing
Plastics Product Manufacturing
Other General Purpose Machinery Manufacturing
Office Furniture (including Fixtures) Manufacturing
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing
Food Manufacturing
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing
Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing
Commercial and Service Industry Machinery Manufacturing
Textile Mills
Cutlery and Handtool Manufacturing
Nonferrous Metal (except Aluminum) Production and Processing
Paint, Coating, and Adhesive Manufacturing
Coating, Engraving, Heat Treating, and Allied Activities
Machine Shops
Machine Shops; Turned Product; and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing
Alumina and Aluminum Production and Processing
Forging and Stamping
Motor Vehicle Body and Trailer Manufacturing
Turned Product and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing

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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