Industrial Engineering Technician Salary in Sector of Wholesale Trade

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

Average Annual Salary of Industrial Engineering Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,820
25th Percentile Wage
$43,330
50th Percentile Wage
$54,200
75th Percentile Wage
$65,220
90th Percentile Wage
$86,960

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for industrial 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) industrial engineering technicians is $86,960. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $54,200. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid industrial engineering technicians is $34,820.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$54,200
-2.07% 4.78%
2016
$55,320
-1.45% -
2015
$56,120
2.07% -
2014
$54,960
2.17% -
2013
$53,770
4.02% -
2012
$51,610
- -

Compare Industrial Engineering Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Wholesale Trade Sector

The average salaries of industrial engineering technicians in 15 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 industrial engineering technician occupations is the grocery and related product merchant wholesalers industry with an annual salary $57,900. The lowest paying industry is the drugs and druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers industry (annual salary $47,380). For detailed industrial engineering technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Grocery and Related Product Merchant Wholesalers
$57,900
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$57,840
Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$56,490
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$55,740
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$54,990
Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$54,870
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$54,360
Chemical and Allied Products Merchant Wholesalers
$54,120
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$52,830
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$51,470
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$51,470
Household Appliances and Electrical and Electronic Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$50,500
Motor Vehicle and Motor Vehicle Parts and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$48,670
Metal and Mineral (except Petroleum) Merchant Wholesalers
$48,480
Drugs and Druggists' Sundries Merchant Wholesalers
$47,380

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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