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Engineering Technicians

Overview

Engineering technicians use engineering, science, and mathematics to help engineers, scientists, and other professionals in research and development, quality control, manufacturing, and many other fields. Approximately 437,440 engineering technicians are employed in the United States.

Salary Range

$25,000 to $100,000

Minimum Education Level

Some Postsecondary Training

Certification/License

Recommended

Outlook

Little Change or More Slowly than the Average
Personality Traits

Hands On

Problem-Solving

Technical

Career Ladder
Engineer

Engineering Technician Supervisor or Engineering Technologist

Experienced Engineering Technician

Entry-Level Engineering Technician

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