Engineering Technician, Except Drafters Salary in Sector of Information

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

Average Annual Salary of Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$42,330
25th Percentile Wage
$53,480
50th Percentile Wage
$65,180
75th Percentile Wage
$77,640
90th Percentile Wage
$91,510

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for engineering technicians, except drafters in the industry sector of information. 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 $91,510. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $65,180. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid engineering technicians, except drafters is $42,330.

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 information from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$65,180
0.26% 11.03%
2016
$65,010
4.18% -
2015
$62,290
2.30% -
2014
$60,860
3.01% -
2013
$59,030
1.76% -
2012
$57,990
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Compare Engineering Technician, Except Drafters Salary in Different Industries within the Information Sector

The average salaries of engineering technicians, except drafters in 17 industries in the information 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 cable and other subscription programming industry with an annual salary $77,830. The lowest paying industry is the motion picture and video industries industry (annual salary $52,850). For detailed engineering technician, except drafters salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Cable and Other Subscription Programming
$77,830
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$76,950
Television Broadcasting
$74,880
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$73,240
Radio and Television Broadcasting
$72,400
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$65,460
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$65,460
Telecommunications
$65,410
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$64,980
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)
$64,390
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$64,090
Other Telecommunications
$61,050
Satellite Telecommunications
$58,770
Software Publishers
$56,600
Radio Broadcasting
$56,520
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
$52,850
Motion Picture and Video Industries
$52,850

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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