What is an Engineer?
Engineer Job Description All engineers not listed separately.
Types of Engineer Jobs
- Photonics Engineer
- Distribution Engineer
- Technical Testing Engineer
- Application Engineer
Engineer Job Outlook
In the United States, there were 132,500 jobs for Engineer in 2016. New jobs are being produced at a rate of 6.4% which is above the national average. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts 8,500 new jobs for Engineer by 2026. The BLS estimates 9,500 yearly job openings in this field.
The states with the most job growth for Engineer are Nevada, Utah, and North Dakota. Watch out if you plan on working in Alaska, Minnesota, or Vermont. These states have the worst job growth for this type of profession.
What is the Average Salary of an Engineer
The salary for Engineers ranges between about $50,750 and $155,650 a year.
Engineers who work in District of Columbia, Maryland, or Virginia, make the highest salaries.
How much do Engineers make in different U.S. states?
|State||Annual Mean Salary|
|District of Columbia||$132,530|
Where Engineers Are Employed
The table below shows the approximate number of Engineers employed by various industries.
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