TENNESSEE OCCUPATIONAL WAGES
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Architecture and Engineering Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage 25th pct Median wage 75th pct
ARCHITECTURE AND ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS 17-0000 38,670 74,080 43,010 89,620 51,020 69,730 92,000
    35.60 20.70 43.10 24.55 33.50 44.25
Architects, Except Landscape and Naval 17-1011 880 76,320 50,030 89,470 55,900 70,860 96,310
    36.70 24.05 43.00 26.85 34.05 46.30
Cartographers and Photogrammetrists 17-1021 130 53,280 38,280 60,780 41,060 46,960 59,890
    25.60 18.40 29.20 19.75 22.60 28.80
Surveyors 17-1022 600 48,540 29,180 58,220 32,850 42,770 56,660
    23.35 14.05 28.00 15.80 20.55 27.25
Aerospace Engineers 17-2011 250 88,020 65,020 99,520 71,330 88,090 103,640
    42.30 31.25 47.85 34.30 42.35 49.85
Agricultural Engineers 17-2021 N/A 78,310 63,790 85,570 66,740 76,440 89,150
    37.65 30.65 41.15 32.10 36.75 42.85
Biomedical Engineers 17-2031 340 85,800 57,760 99,830 65,600 82,360 103,600
    41.25 27.75 48.00 31.55 39.60 49.80
Chemical Engineers 17-2041 760 90,500 63,140 104,180 70,590 86,620 105,300
    43.50 30.35 50.10 33.95 41.65 50.60
Civil Engineers 17-2051 3,660 84,980 55,620 99,660 62,760 81,260 102,930
    40.85 26.75 47.90 30.15 39.05 49.50
Computer Hardware Engineers 17-2061 450 82,550 62,010 92,820 68,780 81,330 94,280
    39.70 29.80 44.60 33.05 39.10 45.35
Electrical Engineers 17-2071 2,400 86,470 60,980 99,210 69,190 86,210 102,630
    41.55 29.30 47.70 33.25 41.45 49.35
Electronics Engineers, Except Computer 17-2072 1,110 79,830 60,990 89,250 66,740 79,290 92,800
    38.40 29.30 42.90 32.10 38.10 44.60
Environmental Engineers 17-2081 980 93,000 55,590 111,710 64,050 85,700 112,150
    44.70 26.75 53.70 30.80 41.20 53.90
Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors 17-2111 730 71,760 45,450 84,920 55,200 70,390 89,220
    34.50 21.85 40.85 26.55 33.85 42.90
Industrial Engineers 17-2112 4,840 77,550 55,330 88,650 62,270 75,880 92,120
    37.30 26.60 42.60 29.95 36.50 44.30
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects 17-2121 70 84,000 40,910 105,540 43,400 71,470 95,590
    40.40 19.65 50.75 20.85 34.35 45.95
Materials Engineers 17-2131 270 81,200 53,800 94,900 64,180 81,880 98,870
    39.05 25.85 45.65 30.85 39.35 47.55
Mechanical Engineers 17-2141 4,370 79,780 57,540 90,900 63,940 76,430 92,740
    38.35 27.65 43.70 30.75 36.75 44.60
Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers 17-2151 100 62,870 38,240 75,190 42,130 53,330 70,920
    30.25 18.40 36.15 20.25 25.65 34.10
Nuclear Engineers 17-2161 1,730 123,990 90,280 140,850 99,140 115,170 145,280
    59.60 43.40 67.70 47.65 55.35 69.85
Engineers, All Other 17-2199 2,770 84,350 50,880 101,080 62,450 84,440 106,370
    40.55 24.45 48.60 30.00 40.60 51.15
Architectural and Civil Drafters 17-3011 1,510 50,060 35,490 57,350 38,730 46,140 57,430
    24.05 17.05 27.55 18.60 22.20 27.60
Electrical and Electronics Drafters 17-3012 400 53,780 37,940 61,710 41,840 51,420 65,430
    25.85 18.25 29.65 20.10 24.70 31.45
Mechanical Drafters 17-3013 1,130 50,330 34,060 58,460 38,380 47,710 57,910
    24.20 16.40 28.10 18.45 22.95 27.85
Drafters, All Other 17-3019 230 48,050 33,440 55,350 38,450 49,390 56,710
    23.10 16.10 26.60 18.50 23.75 27.25
Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians 17-3021 60 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
    N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Civil Engineering Technicians 17-3022 1,090 46,180 31,690 53,430 35,470 44,410 55,740
    22.20 15.25 25.70 17.05 21.35 26.80
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians 17-3023 2,370 53,660 35,660 62,650 41,010 54,300 65,680
    25.80 17.15 30.10 19.70 26.10 31.60
Electro-Mechanical Technicians 17-3024 240 57,820 42,040 65,710 49,060 62,150 68,800
    27.80 20.20 31.60 23.60 29.90 33.10
Environmental Engineering Technicians 17-3025 610 45,020 31,760 51,650 36,470 43,770 52,620
    21.65 15.25 24.85 17.55 21.05 25.30
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Entry and Experienced wages represent the mean of the lower third and the mean of the upper two-thirds of the wage distribution respectively. The OES survey does not collect information for entry or experienced workers. Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development, Employment Security Division, Labor Market Information. Publish date June 2013.