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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 Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Southeast Minnesota 20021$69.06/hr$48.38/hr$58.69/hr$66.64/hr$78.60/hr$87.33/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Natural Resources and MiningN/AN/A
Trade, Transportation and Utilities220$66.64/hr
Financial ActivitiesN/AN/A
Professional and Business Services1,280$82.17/hr
Education and Health Services40$51.85/hr
Leisure and HospitalityN/AN/A
Other ServicesN/AN/A
Public Administration140$64.54/hr
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 20$65.04/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 20$72.53/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 60$60.85/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 60$64.23/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 70$68.09/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 80$66.11/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 90$73.44/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 100$63.95/hrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 120$63.98/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 120$66.64/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 130$64.09/hr3.2%
Northwest Minnesota 130$63.72/hr2.9%
Southwest Minnesota 130$61.74/hr6.1%
Duluth MN-WI MSA 140$64.09/hrN/A
Central Minnesota 180$64.72/hr5.6%
Southeast Minnesota 200$66.64/hr4.7%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 3,320$81.74/hr3.2%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 3,460$81.39/hrN/A
Minnesota 4,120$78.24/hr3.6%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Industrial Engineers 12,660$49.57/hr11.2%
Petroleum Engineers N/AN/AN/A
Electrical Engineers 3,810$50.60/hr3.9%
Engineers, All Other 1,550$51.97/hr2.6%
Industrial Production Managers 4,770$50.95/hr4.6%
Civil Engineering Technologists and Technicians 2,140$34.35/hr1.8%
Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors 440$57.13/hr6.0%
Mechanical Engineers 5,850$40.63/hr6.0%
Commercial and Industrial Designers 940$38.14/hr1.3%
Mechanical Drafters 1,200$30.72/hr-4.6%

  • Administer highway planning, construction, or maintenance.
  • Direct, review, or approve project design changes.
  • Assess project feasibility by analyzing technology, resource needs, or market demand.
  • Manage the coordination and overall integration of technical activities in architecture or engineering projects.
  • Analyze data from biofuels studies, such as fluid dynamics, water treatments, or solvent extraction and recovery processes.
  • Review, recommend, or approve contracts or cost estimates.
  • Consult or negotiate with clients to prepare project specifications.
  • Confer with management, production, or marketing staff to discuss project specifications or procedures.
  • Design or execute solvent or product recovery experiments in laboratory or field settings.
  • Design or conduct applied biodiesel or biofuels research projects on topics, such as transport, thermodynamics, mixing, filtration, distillation, fermentation, extraction, and separation.