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
$28,710
25th Percentile Wage
$43,030
50th Percentile Wage
$55,650
75th Percentile Wage
$67,490
90th Percentile Wage
$82,370

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 $82,370. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $55,650. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid engineering technicians, except drafters is $28,710.

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 health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201655,6507.85%4.56%
201551,280-4.88%-
201453,7803.53%-
201351,880-2.37%-
201253,110--

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 14 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 general medical and surgical hospitals - state government owned industry with an annual salary $60,360. 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
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned
$60,360
Outpatient Care Centers
$60,340
Hospitals - State government owned
$59,340
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$57,080
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$55,700
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$55,630
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$55,350
Hospitals - Privately owned
$55,350
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories
$52,710
Social Assistance
$49,680
Hospitals - Local government owned
$47,590
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned
$47,300
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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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