Occupational Employment Statistics


17-2199 Engineers, All Other

All engineers not listed separately.

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Southeast Minnesota 8021$47.52/hr$24.97/hr$36.47/hr$46.52/hr$60.32/hr$73.84/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Trade, Transportation and Utilities40$51.05/hr
Financial ActivitiesN/AN/A
Professional and Business Services1,420$49.26/hr
Education and Health ServicesN/AN/A
Other ServicesN/AN/A
Public AdministrationN/AN/A
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Rochester MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 10$28.57/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 20$29.38/hr10.0%
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 20$41.27/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 40$31.80/hrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 50$39.56/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 60$41.42/hr21.3%
Northwest Balance of State 60$42.34/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 60$35.03/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 70$35.54/hr5.9%
Southeast Minnesota 80$46.52/hr-16.8%
Southeast Balance of State 90$46.86/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 100$29.79/hrN/A
Central Minnesota 140$38.57/hr-27.9%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,870$50.08/hr1.3%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 1,910$49.97/hrN/A
Minnesota 2,190$48.97/hr-0.3%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Materials Engineers 320$44.88/hr4.2%
Mechanical Engineers 7,480$39.62/hr9.8%
Nuclear Engineers 180$57.42/hrN/A
Materials Scientists 60$38.98/hr5.8%
Electrical Engineers 3,930$48.15/hr10.1%
Electronics Engineers, Except Computer 1,050$48.35/hr11.0%
Industrial Engineering Technologists and Technicians 3,500$25.26/hr4.3%
Chemical Engineers 190$53.40/hr8.1%
Industrial Engineers 9,950$43.46/hr10.8%
Petroleum Engineers 50$57.76/hrN/A

  • Read current scientific or trade literature to stay abreast of scientific, industrial, or technological advances.
  • Investigate or resolve operational problems, such as material use variances or bottlenecks.
  • Analyze system performance or operational requirements.
  • Design, integrate, or test photonics systems or components.
  • Perform computer simulation of solar photovoltaic (PV) generation system performance or energy production to optimize efficiency.
  • Supervise technologists, technicians, or other engineers.
  • Communicate manufacturing capabilities, production schedules, or other information to facilitate production processes.
  • Maintain technical project files.
  • Supervise technicians, technologists, analysts, administrative staff, or other engineers.
  • Draw samples of raw materials, intermediate products, or finished products for validation testing.