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Electro-Mechanical Technician Salary Information

The salary statistics of electro-mechanical technicians are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of electro-mechanical technicians within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The electro-mechanical technicians annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1. Electro-Mechanical Technician Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,820
25th Percentile Wage
$43,630
50th Percentile Wage
$55,610
75th Percentile Wage
$70,080
90th Percentile Wage
$85,440

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electro-mechanical technicians. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) electro-mechanical technicians is $85,440. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $55,610. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34,820. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 145% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of electro-mechanical technicians from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201655,6104.08%6.82%
201553,3400.51%-
201453,0703.28%-
201351,330-0.95%-
201251,820--

Table 2. Electro-Mechanical Technician Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of electro-mechanical technicians in 13 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for electro-mechanical technicians occupations is the utilities sector with an annual salary $77,390. The lowest paying sector is the mining sector (annual salary $39,250).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Utilities
$77,390
Educational Services
$66,410
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$61,630
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$56,840
Construction
$55,000
Manufacturing
$54,960
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$54,550
Transportation and Warehousing
$54,200
Retail Trade
$53,090
Wholesale Trade
$52,420
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$49,540
Federal, State, and Local Government
$45,210
Mining
$39,250

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Electro-Mechanical Technicians by States

From the above tables we note that not only electro-mechanical technicians salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of electro-mechanical technicians in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $37,780 to $87,570. The highest paying state for electro-mechanical technicians is Washington with a median annual salary of $87,570. The lowest paying state is Florida with a median annual salary of $37,780. For more salary information of electro-mechanical technicians profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Washington
$87,570
Georgia
$73,110
Vermont
$71,690
New Mexico
$70,980
Connecticut
$69,820
North Carolina
$65,090
Idaho
$64,960
Oregon
$64,820
Michigan
$64,200
Maryland
$62,040
New York
$61,310
California
$58,130
Colorado
$57,600
Utah
$56,780
Texas
$56,550
Massachusetts
$56,210
Minnesota
$56,110
New Jersey
$54,180
Arizona
$53,780
Alabama
$53,420
Virginia
$52,830
Missouri
$52,400
Puerto Rico
$52,050
New Hampshire
$51,770
Indiana
$51,400
Ohio
$50,950
Tennessee
$50,920
Nebraska
$49,540
Illinois
$49,460
Kentucky
$49,150
Wisconsin
$49,130
Iowa
$48,880
Oklahoma
$48,170
Pennsylvania
$47,250
Nevada
$45,860
West Virginia
$45,750
South Carolina
$38,880
Louisiana
$38,410
Florida
$37,780



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