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Occupational Employment Statistics


17-2199 Engineers, All Other

All engineers not listed separately.

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Southeast Minnesota 7014$45.00/hr$24.78/hr$31.85/hr$46.23/hr$58.84/hr$65.16/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Trade, Transportation and Utilities60$65.16/hr
Financial ActivitiesN/AN/A
Professional and Business Services1,040$64.37/hr
Education and Health Services40$64.38/hr
Other ServicesN/AN/A
Public AdministrationN/AN/A
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Northeast Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Rochester MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 20$37.51/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 20$42.37/hrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 30$42.59/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 30$40.53/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 40$38.34/hr3.8%
Central Minnesota 50$47.42/hr-4.2%
Southwest Minnesota 50$37.52/hr4.5%
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 50$44.69/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 60$42.13/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 70$46.23/hr3.1%
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 70$50.41/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 70$48.48/hrN/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,330$56.43/hr2.9%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 1,350$55.35/hrN/A
Minnesota 1,550$51.97/hr2.6%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Mechanical Engineers 5,850$40.63/hr6.0%
Industrial Engineers 12,660$49.57/hr11.2%
Petroleum Engineers N/AN/AN/A
Architectural and Engineering Managers 4,120$78.24/hr3.6%
Electrical and Electronics Drafters 400$34.17/hrN/A
Aerospace Engineers 170$39.95/hr16.4%
Electrical Engineers 3,810$50.60/hr3.9%

  • 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.
  • Maintain technical project files.
  • Supervise technologists or technicians engaged in nanotechnology research or production.
  • Develop optical or imaging systems, such as optical imaging products, optical components, image processes, signal process technologies, or optical systems.
  • Develop or test photonic prototypes or models.
  • Conduct harsh environmental testing, accelerated aging, device characterization, or field trials to validate devices, using inspection tools, testing protocols, peripheral instrumentation, or modeling and simulation software.
  • Conduct engineering site audits to collect structural, electrical, and related site information for use in the design of residential or commercial solar power systems.