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
$41,730
25th Percentile Wage
$52,890
50th Percentile Wage
$65,010
75th Percentile Wage
$78,050
90th Percentile Wage
$93,720

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 $93,720. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $65,010. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid engineering technicians, except drafters is $41,730.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of engineering technicians, except drafters in the industry sector of information from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201665,0104.18%10.80%
201562,2902.30%-
201460,8603.01%-
201359,0301.76%-
201257,990--

Compare Engineering Technician, Except Drafters Salary in Different Industries within the Information Sector

The average salaries of engineering technicians, except drafters in 16 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 television broadcasting industry with an annual salary $65,770. The lowest paying industry is the cable and other subscription programming industry (annual salary $43,060). For detailed engineering technician, except drafters salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Television Broadcasting
$65,770
Telecommunications
$65,310
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$65,310
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$65,100
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$65,100
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$64,980
Radio and Television Broadcasting
$64,630
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)
$64,390
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
$62,380
Motion Picture and Video Industries
$62,380
Other Telecommunications
$61,050
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$60,500
Satellite Telecommunications
$58,770
Radio Broadcasting
$56,520
Software Publishers
$54,040
Cable and Other Subscription Programming
$43,060

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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