Salary for Manufacturing Engineering Technologists

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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 get a salary ranging from 40000 - 60000 depending on the level of education. Manufacturing Engineering Technologists earn an average wage of Fifty Seven Thousand Five Hundred dollars per annum.

Manufacturing Engineering Technologists obtain the highest pay in Maine, where they get an average salary rate of close to $72610. Employees who work in this job obtain the highest pay in Real Estate and Rental and Leasing, which has normal pay levels of $67810.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 15.74 percent nationwide in that time.
Manufacturing Engineering Technologists tend to make the most in the following industries
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction $67,810
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing $66,310
Utilities $63,980
Information $62,690
Public Administration $62,530
Transportation and Warehousing $59,390
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Construction $40,880
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation $44,070
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services $51,250
Health Care and Social Assistance $52,210
Educational Services $53,220
Wholesale Trade $54,280