Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technician Salary Information in Iowa

The average annual and hourly salaries for electrical and electronics engineering technicians in the state of Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of electrical and electronics engineering technicians among Iowa metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians in Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,670
25th Percentile Wage
$45,610
50th Percentile Wage
$59,100
75th Percentile Wage
$70,010
90th Percentile Wage
$78,210

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical and electronics engineering technicians in Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $78,210. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $59,100. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $36,670.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17.63
25th Percentile Wage
$21.93
50th Percentile Wage
$28.42
75th Percentile Wage
$33.65
90th Percentile Wage
$37.60

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for electrical and electronics engineering technicians in Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $37.60. The median hourly salary is $28.42. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17.63.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201659,100-5.41%19.09%
201562,3006.40%-
201458,3100.41%-
201358,07017.65%-
201247,820--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians in Iowa Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of electrical and electronics engineering technicians in some Iowa cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of electrical and electronics engineering technicians in state of Iowa ranges from $36,980 to $66,190. The highest paying area for electrical and electronics engineering technicians in Iowa is Des Moines-West Des Moines with a median annual salary of $66,190. The second highest paying city/area in Iowa State is Cedar Rapids (mean annual salary $63,790). The lowest paying area is Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $36,980.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$66,190
Cedar Rapids
$63,790
Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$58,610
Waterloo-Cedar Falls
$58,570
Iowa City
$56,450
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
$55,840
Ames
$55,210
Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$53,430
Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$49,990
Dubuque
$45,150
Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$36,980


Related:

Highest paying cities for electrical and electronics engineering technicians

Highest paying industries for electrical and electronics engineering technicians.