Industrial Engineer Salary Information in Indiana

The average annual and hourly salaries for industrial engineers in the state of Indiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of industrial engineers amongst Indiana 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$100,770
75th Percentile Wage
$84,710
50th Percentile Wage
$69,830
25th Percentile Wage
$56,850
10th Percentile Wage
$46,630

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for industrial engineers in Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $100,770. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $69,830. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $46,630.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$48.45
75th Percentile Wage
$40.72
50th Percentile Wage
$33.57
25th Percentile Wage
$27.33
10th Percentile Wage
$22.42

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for industrial engineers in Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $48.45. The median hourly salary is $33.57. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22.42.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $69,830 0.81%
2013 $69,270 -0.66%
2012 $69,730 0.13%
2011 $69,640 -0.59%
2010 $70,050 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for industrial engineers in state of Indiana from 2010 to 2014. We note that in 2013 the average salary decreased by -0.66%.We also see the year 2012 had a salary increase 0.13% while year 2011 had a negtive growth of -0.59%.

Table 4. Average Industrial Engineer Wage in Indiana vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Industrial Engineers
$69,830
Materials Engineers
$68,570
Mechanical Engineers
$71,580
Mining and Geological Engineers
$69,820
Engineers, All Other
$82,100
Aerospace Engineers
$83,770
Agricultural Engineers
$72,990

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Industrial Engineers in Indiana Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of industrial engineers in some Indiana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of industrial engineers in state of Indiana ranges from $61,160 to $80,370. The highest paying area for industrial engineers in Indiana is Anderson with a median annual salary of $80,370. The second highest paying city/area in Indiana State is Muncie (mean annual salary $76,050). The lowest paying area is Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $61,160.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Anderson
$80,370
Muncie
$76,050
Columbus
$75,430
Kokomo
$73,830
Bloomington
$73,000
Central Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$72,770
Lafayette
$71,510
Indianapolis-Carmel
$69,660
Terre Haute
$69,580
Michigan City-La Porte
$69,080
Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$67,740
Fort Wayne
$67,360
Gary
$66,990
Elkhart-Goshen
$64,450
Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$61,160

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