Occupational Employment Statistics


11-9041 Architectural and Engineering Managers

Plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as architecture and engineering or research and development in these fields. Excludes “Natural Sciences Managers" (11-9121).

Geography EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Northwest Minnesota 21014$56.23/hr$38.27/hr$45.44/hr$55.28/hr$63.01/hr$75.08/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Natural Resources and MiningN/AN/A
Trade, Transportation and Utilities280$69.30/hr
Financial Activities10$73.91/hr
Professional and Business Services1,190$73.16/hr
Education and Health Services30$52.55/hr
Other ServicesN/AN/A
Public Administration230$56.75/hr
Geography EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Rochester MN MSA N/A$61.33/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 20$54.30/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 40$55.35/hrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 40$52.59/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 60$59.14/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 60$62.80/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 110$54.23/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 120$58.52/hr0.0%
Duluth MN-WI MSA 120$57.97/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 130$54.22/hr2.0%
Northwest Balance of State 150$55.76/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 150$56.22/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 160$59.90/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 180$60.81/hr3.5%
Northwest Minnesota 210$55.28/hr12.3%
Central Minnesota 300$56.75/hr10.6%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 3,290$70.34/hr5.7%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 3,380$70.07/hrN/A
Minnesota 4,080$67.49/hr6.7%

Occupations EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Environmental Engineers 1,130N/A12.2%
Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors 390$44.19/hr7.4%
Construction Managers 5,340$44.57/hr8.1%
Civil Engineers 5,470$43.41/hr12.7%
Architects, Except Landscape and Naval 1,850$40.24/hr6.8%
Petroleum Engineers N/AN/AN/A
Landscape Architects 250$35.70/hr8.6%
Engineers, All Other 2,450$49.53/hr-0.3%
Agricultural Engineers 20$38.94/hrN/A
Materials Engineers 360$45.58/hr4.2%

  • Manage the coordination and overall integration of technical activities in architecture or engineering projects.
  • Perform administrative functions, such as reviewing or writing reports, approving expenditures, enforcing rules, or purchasing of materials or services.
  • Confer with management, production, or marketing staff to discuss project specifications or procedures.
  • Direct, review, or approve project design changes.
  • Analyze data from biofuels studies, such as fluid dynamics, water treatments, or solvent extraction and recovery processes.
  • Design or conduct applied biodiesel or biofuels research projects on topics such as transport, thermodynamics, mixing, filtration, distillation, fermentation, extraction, and separation.
  • Direct, review, or approve project design changes.
  • Perform administrative functions, such as reviewing or writing reports, approving expenditures, enforcing rules, or purchasing of materials or services.
  • Develop lab scale models of industrial scale processes, such as fermentation.
  • Conduct experiments on biomass or pretreatment technologies.