|Quick Facts: Industrial Engineering Technicians|
$56,550 per year
$27.19 per hour
|1% (Slower than average)|
Industrial engineering technicians assist industrial engineers in creating systems that integrate workers, machines, materials, information, and energy to make a product or provide a service.
Most industrial engineering technicians work in manufacturing industries. Most work full time.
Industrial engineering technicians typically need an associate’s degree or a postsecondary certificate. Community colleges or technical institutes typically offer associate’s degree programs, and vocational–technical schools offer certificate programs.
The median annual wage for industrial engineering technicians was $56,550 in May 2019.
Employment of industrial engineering technicians is projected to grow 1 percent from 2019 to 2029, slower than the average for all occupations. Overall employment growth of industrial engineering technicians in manufacturing—the industry in which most of them work—is projected to be slow.
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