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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
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,53078$59.70/hr$39.12/hr$48.44/hr$58.28/hr$66.98/hr$81.75/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Trade, Transportation and Utilities270$49.45/hr
Financial ActivitiesN/AN/A
Professional and Business Services1,180$60.97/hr
Education and Health Services40$69.92/hr
Other ServicesN/AN/A
Public Administration60$58.96/hr
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Rochester MN MSA N/A$43.03/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Northwest Balance of State 20$42.87/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 30$39.91/hr3.8%
Southwest Minnesota 30$42.87/hr4.5%
St Cloud MN MSA 30$47.83/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 40$47.25/hrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 50$40.62/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 50$54.89/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 60$46.33/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 60$46.34/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 60$48.56/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 70$47.30/hr3.1%
Fargo ND-MN MSA 80$48.82/hrN/A
Central Minnesota 90$47.83/hr-4.2%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,530$58.28/hr2.9%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 1,570$58.14/hrN/A
Minnesota 1,900$53.67/hr2.6%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Mechanical Engineers 5,660$46.81/hr6.0%
Industrial Engineers 18,760$49.35/hr11.2%
Petroleum Engineers 90$79.46/hrN/A
Architectural and Engineering Managers 4,020$82.67/hr3.6%
Electrical and Electronics Drafters 180$33.08/hrN/A
Aerospace Engineers 250$69.50/hr16.4%
Electrical Engineers 3,960$51.18/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.