Biomedical Engineer Salary in Sector of Wholesale Trade

The salary statistics of biomedical engineers in the industry sector of wholesale trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare biomedical engineer salaries in different industries within the wholesale trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Biomedical Engineers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$57,690
25th Percentile Wage
$71,060
50th Percentile Wage
$89,670
75th Percentile Wage
$117,420
90th Percentile Wage
$143,850

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for biomedical engineers in the industry sector of wholesale trade. 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 $143,850. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $89,670. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid biomedical engineers is $57,690.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of biomedical engineers in the industry sector of wholesale trade from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$89,670
0.01% 6.07%
2016
$89,660
-2.64% -
2015
$92,030
3.28% -
2014
$89,010
0.25% -
2013
$88,790
5.14% -
2012
$84,230
- -

Compare Biomedical Engineer Salary in Different Industries within the Wholesale Trade Sector

The average salaries of biomedical engineers in seven industries in the wholesale trade 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 wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers industry with an annual salary $93,170. The lowest paying industry is the drugs and druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers industry (annual salary $71,350). For detailed biomedical engineer salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$93,170
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$93,170
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$87,930
Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$87,930
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$74,770
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$74,770
Drugs and Druggists' Sundries Merchant Wholesalers
$71,350

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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