Industrial Engineer Salary in the Industry of Paper Manufacturing

The salary statistics and trend of industrial engineers in the industry of paper manufacturing are shown in the following tables and chart. In Table 3 we compare industrial engineer salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.

Table 1. Average Annual Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage

Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for industrial engineers in the industry of paper manufacturing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) industrial engineers is $123,970. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $85,540. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent industrial engineers is $56,190.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of industrial engineers in the industry of Paper Manufacturing from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
-1.03% 5.54%
1.94% -
2.02% -
1.52% -
1.19% -
- -

Table 3. Compare Industrial Engineer Salary in Different Industries within the Manufacturing Sector

The average salaries of industrial engineers in 116 industries within the manufacturing sector are shown in Table 3. For salary information of industrial engineers in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Industry Median Annual Salary
Tobacco Manufacturing
Manufacturing and Reproducing Magnetic and Optical Media
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing
Audio and Video Equipment Manufacturing
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing
Basic Chemical Manufacturing
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
Footwear Manufacturing
Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
Resin, Synthetic Rubber, and Artificial Synthetic Fibers and Filaments Manufacturing
Chemical Manufacturing
Chemical Manufacturing
Motor Vehicle Manufacturing
Beverage and Tobacco Product Manufacturing
Communications Equipment Manufacturing
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
Leather and Allied Product Manufacturing
Beverage Manufacturing
Pesticide, Fertilizer, and Other Agricultural Chemical Manufacturing
Other Furniture Related Product Manufacturing
Pulp, Paper, and Paperboard Mills
Grain and Oilseed Milling
Paper Manufacturing
Sugar and Confectionery Product Manufacturing
Railroad Rolling Stock Manufacturing
Converted Paper Product Manufacturing
Lime and Gypsum Product Manufacturing
Animal Slaughtering and Processing
Soap, Cleaning Compound, and Toilet Preparation Manufacturing
Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing
Chemical Manufacturing
Other Chemical Product and Preparation Manufacturing
Commercial and Service Industry Machinery Manufacturing
Dairy Product Manufacturing
Textile and Fabric Finishing and Fabric Coating Mills
Paint, Coating, and Adhesive Manufacturing
Food Manufacturing
Other Food Manufacturing
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
Other Leather and Allied Product Manufacturing
Other Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing
Fruit and Vegetable Preserving and Specialty Food Manufacturing
Glass and Glass Product Manufacturing
Agriculture, Construction, and Mining Machinery Manufacturing
Machinery Manufacturing
Other Electrical Equipment and Component Manufacturing
Fabric Mills
Jewelry and Silverware Manufacturing
Nonferrous Metal (except Aluminum) Production and Processing
Textile Mills
Iron and Steel Mills and Ferroalloy Manufacturing
Alumina and Aluminum Production and Processing
Machinery Manufacturing
Primary Metal Manufacturing
Animal Food Manufacturing
Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing
Plastics Product Manufacturing
Steel Product Manufacturing from Purchased Steel
Household Appliance Manufacturing
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing
Clay Product and Refractory Manufacturing
Other General Purpose Machinery Manufacturing
Ship and Boat Building
Other Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
Bakeries and Tortilla Manufacturing
Boiler, Tank, and Shipping Container Manufacturing
Electrical Equipment Manufacturing
Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing
Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing
Printing and Related Support Activities
Printing and Related Support Activities
Apparel Manufacturing
Turned Product and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing
Ventilation, Heating, Air-Conditioning, and Commercial Refrigeration Equipment Manufacturing
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
Other Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
Rubber Product Manufacturing
Cutlery and Handtool Manufacturing
Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing
Hardware Manufacturing
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
Veneer, Plywood, and Engineered Wood Product Manufacturing
Coating, Engraving, Heat Treating, and Allied Activities
Engine, Turbine, and Power Transmission Equipment Manufacturing
Office Furniture (including Fixtures) Manufacturing
Fiber, Yarn, and Thread Mills
Cement and Concrete Product Manufacturing
Apparel Knitting Mills
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
Machine Shops; Turned Product; and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing
Textile Furnishings Mills
Textile Product Mills
Other Textile Product Mills
Motor Vehicle Body and Trailer Manufacturing
Spring and Wire Product Manufacturing
Machine Shops
Forging and Stamping
Architectural and Structural Metals Manufacturing
Wood Product Manufacturing
Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing
Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing
Sawmills and Wood Preservation
Other Wood Product Manufacturing
Household and Institutional Furniture Manufacturing
Household and Institutional Furniture and Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturing
Wood Kitchen Cabinet and Countertop Manufacturing
Seafood Product Preparation and Packaging

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