Engineering Technician, Except Drafters Salary in Sector of Health Care and Social Assistance

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

Average Annual Salary of Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,110
25th Percentile Wage
$37,350
50th Percentile Wage
$53,020
75th Percentile Wage
$67,630
90th Percentile Wage
$82,860

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for engineering technicians, except drafters in the industry sector of health care and social assistance. 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 $82,860. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $53,020. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid engineering technicians, except drafters is $28,110.

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 health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$53,020
-4.96% -0.17%
2016
$55,650
7.85% -
2015
$51,280
-4.88% -
2014
$53,780
3.53% -
2013
$51,880
-2.37% -
2012
$53,110
- -

Compare Engineering Technician, Except Drafters Salary in Different Industries within the Health Care and Social Assistance Sector

The average salaries of engineering technicians, except drafters in 16 industries in the health care and social assistance 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 offices of physicians industry with an annual salary $67,680. The lowest paying industry is the all other ambulatory health care services industry (annual salary $38,620). For detailed engineering technician, except drafters salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Offices of Physicians
$67,680
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned
$62,430
Outpatient Care Centers
$60,340
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$59,400
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories
$58,250
Hospitals - State government owned
$58,050
Vocational Rehabilitation Services
$56,680
Hospitals - Privately owned
$54,070
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$53,950
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$53,760
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$53,610
Social Assistance
$49,680
Hospitals - Local government owned
$46,470
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned
$46,470
Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$39,430
All Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$38,620

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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