Engineering Technician, Except Drafters Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

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

Average Annual Salary of Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,790
25th Percentile Wage
$66,540
50th Percentile Wage
$68,190
75th Percentile Wage
$68,200
90th Percentile Wage
$78,010

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for engineering technicians, except drafters in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing. 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 $78,010. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $68,190. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid engineering technicians, except drafters is $48,790.

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 transportation and warehousing from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$68,190
2.93% 8.81%
2016
$66,190
0.00% -
2015
$66,190
3.87% -
2014
$63,630
0.97% -
2013
$63,010
1.32% -
2012
$62,180
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Compare Engineering Technician, Except Drafters Salary in Different Industries within the Transportation and Warehousing Sector

The average salaries of engineering technicians, except drafters in 21 industries in the transportation and warehousing 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 other pipeline transportation industry with an annual salary $83,930. The lowest paying industry is the support activities for water transportation industry (annual salary $37,390). For detailed engineering technician, except drafters salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Other Pipeline Transportation
$83,930
Pipeline Transportation of Crude Oil
$75,560
Pipeline Transportation
$72,600
Rail Transportation
$69,990
Rail Transportation
$69,990
Truck Transportation
$69,340
Water Transportation
$69,230
Deep Sea, Coastal, and Great Lakes Water Transportation
$69,230
Scheduled Air Transportation
$68,350
Postal Service (federal government)
$68,190
Postal Service (federal government)
$68,190
Pipeline Transportation of Natural Gas
$68,180
Air Transportation
$66,130
Couriers and Messengers
$63,520
Couriers and Express Delivery Services
$63,520
Nonscheduled Air Transportation
$58,880
Support Activities for Transportation
$57,250
Support Activities for Air Transportation
$57,050
Warehousing and Storage
$54,500
Warehousing and Storage
$54,500
Support Activities for Water Transportation
$37,390

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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