Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technician Salary Information in Kentucky

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,650
25th Percentile Wage
$38,070
50th Percentile Wage
$57,930
75th Percentile Wage
$71,110
90th Percentile Wage
$79,750

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical and electronics engineering technicians in Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $79,750. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $57,930. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28,650.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$13.77
25th Percentile Wage
$18.30
50th Percentile Wage
$27.85
75th Percentile Wage
$34.19
90th Percentile Wage
$38.34

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for electrical and electronics engineering technicians in Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $38.34. The median hourly salary is $27.85. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $13.77.

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
201657,930-2.87%-3.31%
201559,590-6.80%-
201463,6405.91%-
201359,8800.05%-
201259,850--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of electrical and electronics engineering technicians in some Kentucky cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of electrical and electronics engineering technicians in state of Kentucky ranges from $40,990 to $68,210. The highest paying area for electrical and electronics engineering technicians in Kentucky is West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $68,210. The second highest paying city/area in Kentucky State is Evansville (mean annual salary $67,460). The lowest paying area is South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $40,990.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$68,210
Evansville
$67,460
Bowling Green
$61,990
East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$58,080
Lexington-Fayette
$57,970
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$55,840
Louisville-Jefferson County
$45,760
South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$40,990


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