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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
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 3,340103$82.37/hr$55.20/hr$65.96/hr$81.32/hr$95.62/hr>$100/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Natural Resources and MiningN/AN/A
Trade, Transportation and Utilities320$74.53/hr
Professional and Business Services1,070$83.68/hr
Education and Health ServicesN/A$50.91/hr
Other ServicesN/AN/A
Public Administration130$65.88/hr
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Northeast Balance of State 20$64.18/hrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 30$65.40/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 40$64.34/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 50$61.31/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 80$59.35/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 80$63.56/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 90$65.29/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 90$65.93/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 100$64.34/hr6.1%
Northwest Balance of State 110$62.29/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 110$62.64/hr3.2%
Duluth MN-WI MSA 120$62.64/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 120$62.29/hr2.9%
Southeast Balance of State 130$63.79/hrN/A
Central Minnesota 190$64.88/hr5.6%
Southeast Minnesota 190$62.18/hr4.7%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 3,340$81.32/hr3.2%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 3,510$80.62/hrN/A
Minnesota 4,080$78.93/hr3.6%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Industrial Engineers 15,530$48.01/hr11.2%
Petroleum Engineers 110$65.16/hrN/A
Electrical Engineers 3,510$50.09/hr3.9%
Engineers, All Other 1,430$51.85/hr2.6%
Industrial Production Managers 5,140$50.97/hr4.6%
Civil Engineering Technologists and Technicians 1,370$34.54/hr1.8%
Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors 490$60.00/hr6.0%
Mechanical Engineers 5,760$40.98/hr6.0%
Commercial and Industrial Designers 1,030$40.35/hr1.3%
Mechanical Drafters 1,690$31.92/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.