Salary for Manufacturing Engineering Technologists

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This occupation has now been updated to Industrial Engineering Technologists and Technicians

Also known as:  Industrial Engineering Technician, Motion Study Technician, Production Control Technologist, Time Study Technician, Time Study Technologist helps find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations. Sign up in our career community today!

Manufacturing engineering technologists identify potential areas for improvement in quality, productivity, efficiency and cost of automation in manufacturing processes. They may recommend the use of newer technologies, or equipment, suggest changes to manufacturing processes, and examine the existing process to locate ways to reduce loss and improve productivity. They may be required to use computer-aided design software in their work. A Bachelor's degree is generally required for this position.

A Manufacturing Engineering Technologist can receive an average pay level of between $36,550 and $86,900 based on experience and education levels. usually get a salary of fifty-nine thousand nine hundred and twenty dollars on a yearly basis.

have the highest average potential salary in New Mexico, where they earn normal pay levels of close to $82,140. These people are compensated the highest in Utilities, where they earn average pay levels of $77,610.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 26.66 percent nationwide in that time.


Manufacturing Engineering Technologists tend to make the most in the following industries:

Public Administration
Management of Companies and Enterprises
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction
Transportation and Warehousing

In general, they earn less within the industries below:

Health Care and Social Assistance
Educational Services
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services
Wholesale Trade