Engineering Technicians in Connecticut
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You’re in luck! Jobs for Engineering Technicians in Connecticut are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Engineering Technicians in Connecticut is growing faster than average.
Engineering Technicians in Connecticut earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Engineering Technicians Work in Connecticut?
In 2018, there were 590 Engineering Technicians working in the state.
There were 480 Engineering Technicians employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 110 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 950 Engineering Technicians working in it, which means Connecticut has fewer Engineering Technicians than average.
Job Projections for Connecticut
Jobs for Engineering Technicians in this state are growing at a rate of 19.3% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 5.2%.
Connecticut Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 60 annual job openings, and 680 total jobs in 2026 for Engineering Technicians in this state.
Nationwide, the prediction is 7,100 annual jobs and 80,800 total jobs in 2026.
What do Engineering Technicians Make in Connecticut?
In 2018 wages for Engineering Technicians ranged from $36,390 to $98,960 with $61,150 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $17.49 to $47.58. The median hourly rate was $29.4.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $29.82 an hour.
The hourly rate declined by $0.42.
The median salary in Connecticut is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Connecticut 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|
|Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT||270||$54,510|
|Norwich-New London-Westerly, CT-RI||120||$79,360|
|New Haven, CT||60||$67,610|
Top States for Engineering Technicians Employment
View the list below to see 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|
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