Industrial Engineer Salary Information in Iowa

The average annual and hourly salaries for industrial engineers in the state of Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of industrial engineers amongst 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Industrial Engineers in Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$52,870
25th Percentile Wage
$64,370
50th Percentile Wage
$75,430
75th Percentile Wage
$91,120
90th Percentile Wage
$108,020

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for industrial engineers in Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $108,020. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $75,430. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $52,870.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of industrial engineers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$75,430
2.17% 11.59%
2016
$73,790
1.14% -
2015
$72,950
0.93% -
2014
$72,270
2.88% -
2013
$70,190
4.99% -
2012
$66,690
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Industrial Engineers in Iowa Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of industrial engineers in some Iowa cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of industrial engineers in state of Iowa ranges from $66,140 to $87,360. The highest paying area for industrial engineers in Iowa is Iowa City with a median annual salary of $87,360. The second highest paying city/area in Iowa State is Davenport-Moline-Rock Island (mean annual salary $86,230). The lowest paying area is Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $66,140.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Iowa City
$87,360
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
$86,230
Cedar Rapids
$84,940
Ames
$82,050
Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$75,240
Waterloo-Cedar Falls
$75,030
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$73,150
Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$73,080
Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$70,920
Dubuque
$68,780
Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$66,140




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