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 7,460 82,710 44,420 101,860 52,740 74,010 102,480
    39.75 21.35 48.95 25.35 35.60 49.25
Architects, Except Landscape and Naval 17-1011 160 77,330 52,030 89,990 57,160 71,230 92,620
    37.20 25.00 43.25 27.50 34.25 44.55
Landscape Architects 17-1012 10 68,040 53,300 75,410 53,430 59,320 85,200
    32.70 25.65 36.25 25.70 28.50 40.95
Cartographers and Photogrammetrists 17-1021 10 60,070 39,770 70,220 44,480 63,910 73,270
    28.90 19.10 33.75 21.40 30.75 35.20
Surveyors 17-1022 120 45,720 26,550 55,310 29,230 39,490 49,090
    22.00 12.75 26.60 14.05 19.00 23.60
Biomedical Engineers 17-2031 20 71,260 39,860 86,960 44,150 57,170 109,610
    34.25 19.15 41.80 21.25 27.50 52.70
Chemical Engineers 17-2041 160 102,190 72,570 117,000 79,780 101,920 116,380
    49.15 34.90 56.25 38.35 49.00 55.95
Civil Engineers 17-2051 770 95,560 60,490 113,100 69,530 89,330 113,520
    45.95 29.10 54.35 33.45 42.95 54.60
Computer Hardware Engineers 17-2061 50 90,470 64,680 103,370 73,780 88,840 109,190
    43.50 31.10 49.70 35.45 42.70 52.50
Electrical Engineers 17-2071 390 92,340 62,950 107,030 70,540 89,920 113,030
    44.40 30.25 51.45 33.90 43.25 54.35
Electronics Engineers, Except Computer 17-2072 170 78,850 61,980 87,290 66,400 75,810 93,010
    37.90 29.80 41.95 31.90 36.45 44.70
Environmental Engineers 17-2081 370 111,100 64,390 134,450 76,800 101,370 135,510
    53.40 30.95 64.65 36.90 48.75 65.15
Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors 17-2111 180 68,830 43,240 81,620 52,930 67,620 84,890
    33.10 20.80 39.25 25.45 32.50 40.80
Industrial Engineers 17-2112 570 84,080 59,390 96,430 65,340 81,230 99,580
    40.40 28.55 46.35 31.40 39.05 47.90
Materials Engineers 17-2131 50 90,860 52,020 110,280 65,160 92,650 116,030
    43.70 25.00 53.00 31.35 44.55 55.80
Mechanical Engineers 17-2141 980 83,220 57,530 96,070 62,050 78,250 94,960
    40.00 27.65 46.20 29.85 37.60 45.65
Nuclear Engineers 17-2161 390 116,130 75,210 136,600 84,330 107,370 137,980
    55.85 36.15 65.65 40.55 51.60 66.35
Engineers, All Other 17-2199 830 93,280 51,000 114,420 69,660 96,930 119,890
    44.85 24.50 55.00 33.50 46.60 57.65
Architectural and Civil Drafters 17-3011 310 46,730 33,300 53,440 36,310 43,710 53,450
    22.45 16.00 25.70 17.45 21.00 25.70
Electrical and Electronics Drafters 17-3012 50 53,070 38,070 60,570 44,610 53,450 59,010
    25.50 18.30 29.10 21.45 25.70 28.35
Mechanical Drafters 17-3013 160 55,900 36,280 65,720 41,510 51,320 58,420
    26.90 17.45 31.60 19.95 24.65 28.10
Drafters, All Other 17-3019 30 57,300 44,920 63,490 47,680 54,650 67,470
    27.55 21.60 30.50 22.90 26.25 32.45
Civil Engineering Technicians 17-3022 260 48,210 34,290 55,170 39,250 48,220 57,470
    23.20 16.50 26.50 18.85 23.20 27.65
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians 17-3023 510 52,380 38,500 59,320 41,690 51,700 62,170
    25.20 18.50 28.50 20.05 24.85 29.90
Electro-Mechanical Technicians 17-3024 N/A 47,440 29,690 56,310 31,290 45,890 59,410
    22.80 14.25 27.05 15.05 22.05 28.55
Environmental Engineering Technicians 17-3025 160 44,870 32,540 51,040 37,520 43,570 52,270
    21.55 15.65 24.55 18.05 20.95 25.15
Industrial Engineering Technicians 17-3026 100 56,310 40,770 64,080 44,860 53,810 67,230
    27.05 19.60 30.80 21.55 25.85 32.30
Mechanical Engineering Technicians 17-3027 130 45,320 34,660 50,650 38,230 43,660 50,150
    21.80 16.65 24.35 18.40 21.00 24.10
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other 17-3029 60 63,670 50,300 70,360 53,790 60,960 70,660
    30.60 24.20 33.85 25.85 29.30 33.95
Surveying and Mapping Technicians 17-3031 170 39,060 27,070 45,060 28,800 35,740 45,680
    18.80 13.00 21.65 13.85 17.20 21.95
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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.