17-0000 Architecture and Engineering Occupations

Occupational Employment Statistics(OES) Wage Data
Wages Updated to First Quarter, 2020
GeographyEmploymentEmp SE*MeanMean SE*10th25thMedian75th90th
Minnesota 55,5201,110$40.69/hr$0.53/hr$22.85/hr$29.47/hr$38.00/hr$49.66/hr$62.69/hr
U S 2,592,68012,963$43.13/hr$0.13/hr$22.00/hr$29.58/hr$39.56/hr$53.42/hr$69.27/hr
*SE = Standard error, a measure of the statistical reliability of the estimate.

Leading Industries for Architecture and Engineering Occupations
IndustryOES EmploymentOES Median Wage
Professional and Business Services21,040$39.81/hr
Public Administration3,940$36.99/hr
Trade, Transportation and Utilities2,600$41.41/hr
Education and Health Services670$33.70/hr
Natural Resources and Mining160$42.60/hr
Financial Activities80$40.54/hr
Other Services80$37.82/hr
Other Regional Data For Architecture and Engineering Occupations
Geography (click title for details)OESProjections
EmploymentMedian Wage% Change 2020 - 2030
Minnesota 55,520 $38.00/hr 5.3%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 42,960 $39.47/hr N/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 40,170 $39.81/hr 5.4%
Central Minnesota 4,310 $34.33/hr 5.3%
Northwest Minnesota 3,690 $30.86/hr 4.2%
Northwest Balance of State 3,040 $30.95/hr N/A
Southeast Minnesota 2,940 $35.23/hr 5.2%
Southwest Minnesota 2,750 $32.03/hr 6.7%
Southeast Balance of State 2,630 $34.90/hr N/A
Northeast Minnesota 2,310 $35.05/hr 3.7%
Duluth MN-WI MSA 2,280 $34.91/hr N/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 2,130 $32.87/hr N/A
Southwest Balance of State 1,940 $32.36/hr N/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 1,090 $34.95/hr N/A
St Cloud MN MSA 1,020 $31.04/hr N/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 980 $33.45/hr N/A
Rochester MN MSA 800 $35.28/hr N/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 560 $34.25/hr N/A
Northeast Balance of State 270 $34.08/hr N/A