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
$43,080
25th Percentile Wage
$54,200
50th Percentile Wage
$65,990
75th Percentile Wage
$78,630
90th Percentile Wage
$93,400

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 $93,400. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $65,990. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid electrical and electronics engineering technicians is $43,080.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of electrical and electronics engineering technicians in the industry sector of information from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$65,990
1.50% 9.26%
2016
$65,000
4.82% -
2015
$61,870
1.24% -
2014
$61,100
2.49% -
2013
$59,580
-0.50% -
2012
$59,880
- -

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

The average salaries of electrical and electronics engineering technicians in 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 electrical and electronics engineering technician occupations is the newspaper, periodical, book, and directory publishers industry with an annual salary $79,350. The lowest paying industry is the radio broadcasting industry (annual salary $56,520). For detailed electrical and electronics engineering technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$79,350
Cable and Other Subscription Programming
$77,830
Television Broadcasting
$75,790
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$73,820
Radio and Television Broadcasting
$73,070
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
$68,960
Motion Picture and Video Industries
$68,960
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$67,580
Telecommunications
$65,170
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)
$64,550
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$64,450
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$63,740
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$63,740
Other Telecommunications
$61,760
Software Publishers
$60,670
Satellite Telecommunications
$59,340
Radio Broadcasting
$56,520

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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