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Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians in Arizona

Want to work in Arizona as an Electrical or Electronics Engineering Technician? Read this first!

15.5% Jobs Projection
$63,190 Median Salary
300 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians in Arizona are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians in Arizona is growing faster than average.

  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians in Arizona earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians Work in Arizona?

There were approximately 3,190 workers employed as Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians in this state in 2018.

There were 2,890 Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 300 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians in AZ Employment Trend

The typical state has 1,595 Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians working in it, which means Arizona has more Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians than average.

Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians in AZ vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Arizona

Jobs for Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians in this state are growing at a rate of 15.5% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 2.0%.

Job Projections for Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians: Nation vs. AZ

Arizona Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 300 annual job openings, and 3,270 total jobs in 2026 for Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 12,000 annual jobs and 139,800 total jobs in 2026.

What do Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians Make in Arizona?

In 2018 wages for Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians ranged from $38,650 to $86,760 with $63,190 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $18.58 to $41.71. The median hourly rate was $30.38.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $31.18 an hour.

The hourly rate declined by $0.80.

The median salary in Arizona is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians Earnings: AZ vs. National Average

Top Arizona Metros for Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 2,390 $62,860
Tucson, AZ 360 $60,350
Yuma, AZ 90 $71,420
Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ 60 $67,720
Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ 40 $67,850

Top States for Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians Employment

View the list below to see where most Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 22,990 $65,160
Texas 12,110 $67,160
Florida 6,350 $58,180
New York 6,060 $64,770
Virginia 5,790 $69,850
Pennsylvania 4,690 $56,440
Massachusetts 3,870 $66,380
Oregon 3,460 $62,750
Maryland 3,380 $69,860
Georgia 3,350 $66,800
Illinois 3,270 $67,510
Arizona 3,190 $63,190
Tennessee 3,060 $55,910
Ohio 2,900 $61,540
Michigan 2,790 $60,290
New Jersey 2,580 $69,850
Alabama 2,330 $59,830
Washington 2,300 $71,920
Indiana 2,080 $61,970
North Carolina 2,010 $60,450

Below are the states where Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Alaska $85,990
District of Columbia $80,040
Vermont $78,900
Wyoming $75,510
Washington $71,920
West Virginia $71,330
Hawaii $71,280
Colorado $70,790
Maryland $69,860
New Jersey $69,850

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Occupation AZ Employment Total
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters 2,300
Industrial Engineering Technicians 2,300
Civil Engineering Technicians 960
Mechanical Engineering Technicians 850
Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians 750
Electro-Mechanical Technicians 350
Environmental Engineering Technicians 260

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