Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technician Salary in Sector of Information

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

Average Annual Salary of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$42,010
25th Percentile Wage
$53,200
50th Percentile Wage
$65,000
75th Percentile Wage
$78,270
90th Percentile Wage
$94,570

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical and electronics engineering technicians 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) electrical and electronics engineering technicians is $94,570. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $65,000. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid electrical and electronics engineering technicians is $42,010.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201665,0004.82%7.88%
201561,8701.24%-
201461,1002.49%-
201359,580-0.50%-
201259,880--

Compare Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Information Sector

The average salaries of electrical and electronics engineering technicians 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 electrical and electronics engineering technician occupations is the television broadcasting industry with an annual salary $66,220. The lowest paying industry is the cable and other subscription programming industry (annual salary $43,060). For detailed electrical and electronics engineering technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Television Broadcasting
$66,220
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$65,660
Telecommunications
$65,220
Radio and Television Broadcasting
$65,040
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)
$64,550
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$64,450
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
$64,370
Motion Picture and Video Industries
$64,370
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$64,300
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$63,100
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$63,100
Other Telecommunications
$61,760
Satellite Telecommunications
$59,340
Software Publishers
$58,390
Radio Broadcasting
$56,520
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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