Mechanical Engineering Technician Salary Information in Louisiana

The average annual and hourly salaries for mechanical engineering technicians in the state of Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of mechanical engineering technicians among Louisiana 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 Mechanical Engineering Technicians in Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$38,370
25th Percentile Wage
$55,080
50th Percentile Wage
$81,060
75th Percentile Wage
$113,110
90th Percentile Wage
$145,810

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mechanical engineering technicians in Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $145,810. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $81,060. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $38,370.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$81,060
29.69% 39.56%
2015
$56,990
-3.07% -
2014
$58,740
16.53% -
2013
$49,030
0.08% -
2012
$48,990
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Mechanical Engineering Technicians in Louisiana Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of mechanical engineering technicians in some Louisiana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of mechanical engineering technicians in state of Louisiana ranges from $45,150 to $61,720. The highest paying area for mechanical engineering technicians in Louisiana is New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner with a median annual salary of $61,720. The second highest paying city/area in Louisiana State is Baton Rouge (mean annual salary $48,860). The lowest paying area is Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux with a median annual salary of $45,150.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$61,720
Baton Rouge
$48,860
Lafayette
$47,650
Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux
$45,150




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