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Industrial Engineer Salary Information in Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York

The annual and hourly salary statistics of industrial engineers in Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of industrial engineers in Buffalo-Niagara Falls is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Industrial Engineers in Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$54,300
25th Percentile Wage
$66,690
50th Percentile Wage
$82,750
75th Percentile Wage
$98,640
90th Percentile Wage
$115,450

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for industrial engineers in Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $115,450. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $82,750. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $54,300.

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
$82,750
2.21% 13.22%
2016
$80,920
5.03% -
2015
$76,850
1.11% -
2014
$76,000
4.91% -
2013
$72,270
0.64% -
2012
$71,810
- -

Table 3. Compare Industrial Engineer Salary in Buffalo-Niagara Falls with Other New York Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $82,750 in Buffalo-Niagara Falls is in the middle of salary range for industrial engineers in state of New York. In comparison, the annual salary of industrial engineers in Buffalo-Niagara Falls is 14.7 percent (14.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Albany-Schenectady-Troy and 16.9 percent (16.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying Utica-Rome.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$97,060
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$91,970
Nassau-Suffolk
$91,670
Ithaca
$90,450
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$86,660
East Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$85,600
Binghamton
$83,660
Syracuse
$83,270
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$82,750
Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area
$82,280
Glens Falls
$82,160
Rochester
$80,700
Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area
$80,000
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown
$79,890
Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$77,710
Elmira
$77,350
Kingston
$75,590
Utica-Rome
$68,740



See also: Top paying jobs in Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York.