Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technician Salary Information in Illinois

The average annual and hourly salaries for electrical and electronics engineering technicians in the state of Illinois are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of electrical and electronics engineering technicians amongst Illinois 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 Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians in Illinois

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,790
25th Percentile Wage
$54,030
50th Percentile Wage
$68,190
75th Percentile Wage
$80,470
90th Percentile Wage
$97,650

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical and electronics engineering technicians in Illinois in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $97,650. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $68,190. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $41,790.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$68,190
2.93% 18.79%
2016
$66,190
1.57% -
2015
$65,150
7.29% -
2014
$60,400
3.64% -
2013
$58,200
4.85% -
2012
$55,380
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Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians in Illinois Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of electrical and electronics engineering technicians in some Illinois cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of electrical and electronics engineering technicians in state of Illinois ranges from $51,300 to $70,200. The highest paying area for electrical and electronics engineering technicians in Illinois is Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division) with a median annual salary of $70,200. The second highest paying city/area in Illinois State is Rockford (mean annual salary $68,290). The lowest paying area is West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $51,300.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division)
$70,200
Rockford
$68,290
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area)
$68,270
Champaign-Urbana
$68,190
Peoria
$63,270
East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$60,800
Bloomington-Normal
$60,720
Springfield
$60,700
Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$57,700
South Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$56,870
Danville
$55,670
West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$51,300




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