Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technician Salary in Sector of Wholesale Trade

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

Average Annual Salary of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,710
25th Percentile Wage
$45,210
50th Percentile Wage
$60,200
75th Percentile Wage
$75,500
90th Percentile Wage
$91,270

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical and electronics engineering technicians 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) electrical and electronics engineering technicians is $91,270. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $60,200. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid electrical and electronics engineering technicians is $33,710.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$60,200
2.51% 9.55%
2016
$58,690
3.05% -
2015
$56,900
-0.11% -
2014
$56,960
2.37% -
2013
$55,610
2.09% -
2012
$54,450
- -

Compare Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Wholesale Trade Sector

The average salaries of electrical and electronics engineering technicians in 17 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 electrical and electronics engineering technician occupations is the petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers industry with an annual salary $70,720. The lowest paying industry is the farm and garden machinery and equipment merchant wholesalers industry (annual salary $37,410). For detailed electrical and electronics engineering technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Petroleum and Petroleum Products Merchant Wholesalers
$70,720
Metal and Mineral (except Petroleum) Merchant Wholesalers
$67,490
Miscellaneous Durable Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$65,310
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$64,780
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$64,670
Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$63,810
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$63,480
Hardware, and Plumbing and Heating Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$62,590
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$60,390
Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$59,140
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$59,130
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$58,790
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$58,790
Household Appliances and Electrical and Electronic Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$58,550
Motor Vehicle and Motor Vehicle Parts and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$50,310
Furniture and Home Furnishing Merchant Wholesalers
$43,410
Farm and Garden Machinery and Equipment Merchant Wholesalers
$37,410

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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