Engineering Technicians in Arizona
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You’re in luck! Jobs for Engineering Technicians in Arizona are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Engineering Technicians in Arizona is growing faster than average.
Engineering Technicians in Arizona earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Engineering Technicians Work in Arizona?
In Arizona, there were 2,300 people working as Engineering Technicians in the year 2018.
There were 2,090 Engineering Technicians employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 210 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 950 Engineering Technicians working in it, which means Arizona has more Engineering Technicians than average.
Job Projections for Arizona
Jobs for Engineering Technicians in this state are growing at a rate of 16.0% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 5.2%.
Arizona Annual Job Openings
The BLS is projecting 240 annual Engineering Technicians job openings in Arizona, and 2,610 total jobs in the year 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 7,100 annual jobs and 80,800 total jobs in 2026.
What do Engineering Technicians Make in Arizona?
In 2018 wages for Engineering Technicians ranged from $32,760 to $86,880 with $56,370 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $15.75 to $41.77. The median hourly rate was $27.1.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $26.89 an hour.
The hourly rate grew by $0.21.
The median salary in Arizona is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Arizona Metros for Engineering Technicians
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Engineering Technicians.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ||50||$57,780|
Top States for Engineering Technicians Employment
The table below shows the states where most Engineering Technicians work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Engineering Technicians get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$95,130|
Related Careers in AZ
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|Occupation||AZ Employment Total|
|Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians||3,190|
|Industrial Engineering Technicians||2,300|
|Civil Engineering Technicians||960|
|Mechanical Engineering Technicians||850|
|Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians||750|
|Environmental Engineering Technicians||260|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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