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
$34,600
25th Percentile Wage
$44,720
50th Percentile Wage
$58,280
75th Percentile Wage
$74,210
90th Percentile Wage
$91,530

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 $91,530. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $58,280. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid engineering technicians, except drafters is $34,600.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of engineering technicians, except drafters in the industry sector of wholesale trade from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$58,280
1.30% 8.87%
2016
$57,520
1.44% -
2015
$56,690
0.92% -
2014
$56,170
2.46% -
2013
$54,790
3.07% -
2012
$53,110
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Compare Engineering Technician, Except Drafters Salary in Different Industries within the Wholesale Trade Sector

The average salaries of engineering technicians, except drafters in 24 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 farm and garden machinery and equipment merchant wholesalers industry (annual salary $37,400). 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
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$60,740
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$60,720
Miscellaneous Durable Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$60,530
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$60,320
Hardware, and Plumbing and Heating Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$60,110
Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$59,670
Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$58,860
Chemical and Allied Products Merchant Wholesalers
$58,820
Household Appliances and Electrical and Electronic Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$58,780
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$58,530
Grocery and Related Product Merchant Wholesalers
$58,500
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$58,320
Drugs and Druggists' Sundries Merchant Wholesalers
$58,270
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$57,920
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$56,500
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$56,500
Lumber and Other Construction Materials Merchant Wholesalers
$52,390
Metal and Mineral (except Petroleum) Merchant Wholesalers
$51,920
Motor Vehicle and Motor Vehicle Parts and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$49,460
Miscellaneous Nondurable Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$47,330
Paper and Paper Product Merchant Wholesalers
$46,670
Furniture and Home Furnishing Merchant Wholesalers
$43,480
Farm and Garden Machinery and Equipment Merchant Wholesalers
$37,400

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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