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Other Engineering Technician Salary Information

The salary statistics of other engineering technicians are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of other engineering technicians within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The other engineering 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. Other Engineering Technician Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,690
25th Percentile Wage
$46,990
50th Percentile Wage
$62,330
75th Percentile Wage
$78,570
90th Percentile Wage
$95,960

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other engineering technicians. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) other engineering technicians is $95,960. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $62,330. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34,690. Take note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 176% 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 other engineering technicians from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201662,3301.72%4.64%
201561,260-0.52%-
201461,5801.66%-
201360,5601.85%-
201259,440--

Table 2. Other Engineering Technician Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of other engineering technicians in 16 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 other engineering technicians occupations is the finance and insurance sector with an annual salary $73,570. The lowest paying sector is the educational services sector (annual salary $46,690).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Finance and Insurance
$73,570
Federal, State, and Local Government
$71,030
Mining
$68,530
Utilities
$68,240
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$63,830
Transportation and Warehousing
$62,730
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$61,530
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$60,800
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$60,220
Construction
$59,530
Wholesale Trade
$58,670
Health Care and Social Assistance
$57,230
Manufacturing
$56,830
Information
$56,040
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$53,680
Educational Services
$46,690

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Other Engineering Technicians by States

From the above tables we note that not only other engineering 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 other engineering technicians in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $33,540 to $90,410. The highest paying state for other engineering technicians is District of Columbia with a median annual salary of $90,410. The lowest paying state is Kentucky with a median annual salary of $33,540. For more salary information of other engineering technicians profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
District of Columbia
$90,410
Maryland
$84,040
Rhode Island
$79,230
Hawaii
$78,680
Washington
$76,020
Virginia
$75,740
Maine
$75,690
New Jersey
$73,850
Connecticut
$72,570
New Mexico
$71,590
Alaska
$71,020
California
$69,600
Wyoming
$69,270
Colorado
$68,030
Georgia
$65,170
Massachusetts
$64,790
Nevada
$64,540
Indiana
$63,200
North Carolina
$63,040
Oklahoma
$62,950
South Carolina
$62,840
Montana
$62,010
Texas
$61,990
Illinois
$61,890
Tennessee
$61,810
Delaware
$61,330
West Virginia
$61,230
Alabama
$60,720
Mississippi
$59,250
Florida
$58,740
Michigan
$58,740
North Dakota
$58,540
New York
$57,850
Nebraska
$57,630
Minnesota
$57,460
Arkansas
$56,980
Wisconsin
$56,900
Missouri
$56,400
Kansas
$56,230
Arizona
$54,530
Idaho
$54,460
Iowa
$54,230
Ohio
$53,580
Pennsylvania
$53,430
Oregon
$52,240
Utah
$52,050
Vermont
$48,980
New Hampshire
$48,650
Louisiana
$47,970
Puerto Rico
$36,870
Kentucky
$33,540



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