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 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$35,030|
|25th Percentile Wage||$46,810|
|50th Percentile Wage||$62,230|
|75th Percentile Wage||$79,290|
|90th Percentile Wage||$97,270|
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 $97,270. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $62,230. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $35,030. Note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 177% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other engineering technicians from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of other engineering technicians in 17 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 utilities sector with an annual salary $74,760. The lowest paying sector is the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector (annual salary $49,850).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Finance and Insurance|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
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 $33,650 to $93,010. The highest paying state for other engineering technicians is District of Columbia with a median annual salary of $93,010. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $33,650. 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|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|New Jersey|| |
|Rhode Island|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|West Virginia|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|New York|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|New Hampshire|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |