Industrial Engineering Technician Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

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

Average Annual Salary of Industrial Engineering Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,390
25th Percentile Wage
$38,130
50th Percentile Wage
$55,890
75th Percentile Wage
$76,140
90th Percentile Wage
$96,570

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for industrial engineering technicians 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) industrial engineering technicians is $96,570. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $55,890. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid industrial engineering technicians is $32,390.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of industrial engineering technicians in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201655,8904.19%-5.89%
201553,5507.08%-
201449,7602.17%-
201348,680-21.57%-
201259,180--

Compare Industrial Engineering Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Transportation and Warehousing Sector

The average salaries of industrial engineering technicians in four 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 industrial engineering technician occupations is the support activities for air transportation industry with an annual salary $71,860. The lowest paying industry is the warehousing and storage industry (annual salary $45,630). For detailed industrial engineering technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Support Activities for Air Transportation
$71,860
Support Activities for Transportation
$70,680
Warehousing and Storage
$45,630
Warehousing and Storage
$45,630

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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