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Do engineers get paid well?
Engineers Get Top Pay
Year after year, engineering jobs are paid the highest average starting salary. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) engineers have a median annual wage of $91,010 and the engineering field projects to have employment growth of nearly 140,000 new jobs over the next decade.
How much money does the average engineer make?
Industry and Salaries
The mean annual wage, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, of all electrical engineers is $99,580. The lowest 10 percent earned $60,250, while the highest 10 percent brought in $150,340.13 Aug 2018
What is the highest paid engineer?
These Are the 10 Highest Paid Engineering Degrees
- Civil Engineering. Early career pay: $57,500.
- Biomedical Engineering. Early career pay: $62,900.
- Mechanical Engineering. Early career pay: $64,000.
- Computer Engineering. Early career pay: $70,300.
- Aerospace Engineering. Early career pay: $66,300.
- Electrical Power Engineering.
- Marine Engineering.
- Chemical Engineering.
6 Sep 2018
How much does an engineer make a day?
As of 2016, the BLS reports that systems software engineers earned an average hourly wage of $53.17 and an average annual salary of $110,590. Half of all systems software engineers working in the United States earned between $40.03 and $64.41 per hour, with the highest-paid 10 percent earning $78.47 or more per hour.29 Jun 2018