Engineering Technician, Except Drafters Salary in Sector of Wholesale Trade

The salary statistics of engineering technicians, except drafters in the industry sector of wholesale trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare engineering technician, except drafters salaries in different industries within the wholesale trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,550
25th Percentile Wage
$44,290
50th Percentile Wage
$57,520
75th Percentile Wage
$73,150
90th Percentile Wage
$89,880

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for engineering technicians, except drafters 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) engineering technicians, except drafters is $89,880. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $57,520. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid engineering technicians, except drafters is $34,550.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of engineering technicians, except drafters in the industry sector of wholesale trade from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201657,5201.44%7.67%
201556,6900.92%-
201456,1702.46%-
201354,7903.07%-
201253,110--

Compare Engineering Technician, Except Drafters Salary in Different Industries within the Wholesale Trade Sector

The average salaries of engineering technicians, except drafters in 18 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 engineering technician, except drafters occupations is the petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers industry with an annual salary $70,410. The lowest paying industry is the furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers industry (annual salary $43,480). For detailed engineering technician, except drafters salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Petroleum and Petroleum Products Merchant Wholesalers
$70,410
Miscellaneous Durable Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$60,530
Hardware, and Plumbing and Heating Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$60,110
Chemical and Allied Products Merchant Wholesalers
$58,820
Household Appliances and Electrical and Electronic Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$58,780
Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$58,640
Grocery and Related Product Merchant Wholesalers
$58,500
Drugs and Druggists' Sundries Merchant Wholesalers
$58,270
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$57,990
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$57,820
Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$56,850
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$54,740
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$54,740
Motor Vehicle and Motor Vehicle Parts and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$53,710
Lumber and Other Construction Materials Merchant Wholesalers
$52,390
Metal and Mineral (except Petroleum) Merchant Wholesalers
$51,920
Miscellaneous Nondurable Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$47,330
Furniture and Home Furnishing Merchant Wholesalers
$43,480

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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