Industrial engineers, including health & safety

Add Comparison

Total Workforce

221k

Average Age

43

Estimated Job Growth

9.65%

10-year projection

Average Salary

$82,239

Average Male Salary

$84,745

Average Female Salary

$73,556

About

Industrial engineers, including health & safety are most often employed by the Motor vehicles & motor vehicle equipment manufacturing industry. The average yearly wage for Industrial engineers, including health & safety was $82,239 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Industrial engineers, including health & safety by wage are Environmental engineers, Budget analysts, and Sales representatives, services, all other.

The top 3 locations that employ the most Industrial engineers, including health & safety are Sunnyvale & San Jose (North) Cities PUMA, CA, Troy & Rochester Area PUMA, MI, and Newport News City PUMA, VA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Industrial engineers, including health & safety are Sunnyvale & San Jose (North) Cities PUMA, CA, Troy & Rochester Area PUMA, MI, and Dubois, Knox, Spencer, Perry, Pike & Crawford Counties PUMA, IN.

Employment

Information on the businesses and industries that employ Industrial engineers, including health & safety and on wages and locations for those in the field. Motor vehicles & motor vehicle equipment manufacturing is the industry that employs the most Industrial engineers, including health & safety, both by share and by number, though the highest paid industry for Industrial engineers, including health & safety, by average wage, is Computer & peripheral equipment manufacturing. Industrial engineers, including health & safety are paid most in Ontario & Yates Counties PUMA, NY but are relatively concentrated in Sunnyvale & San Jose (North) Cities PUMA, CA.

Wages

Yearly Wage

$82,239

AVERAGE SALARY

± $2,328

In 2017, Industrial engineers, including health & safety earned an average of $82,239, $30,174 more than than the average national salary of $52,065.

Budget analysts make somewhat more than Industrial engineers, including health & safety while Environmental engineers make somewhat less. This chart shows the various occupations closest to Industrial engineers, including health & safety as measured by average annual salary in the US.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage Distribution

0.255

WAGE GINI

In 2017, Industrial engineers, including health & safety had a wage GINI coefficient of 0.255, which is lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly for Industrial engineers, including health & safety (shown in red) than for the overall labor force (shown in gray).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage by Location

This map shows the Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMAs) in the United States shaded by average annual wage for Industrial engineers, including health & safety.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Spatial Concentration

PUMAs with a Relatively High Concentration of Industrial engineers, including health & safety

This map displays which Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMAs) in the United States have a relatively high population of Industrial engineers, including health & safety.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Industries

Most Common

The most common industries employing Industrial engineers, including health & safety, by number of employees, are Motor vehicles & motor vehicle equipment manufacturing, Medical equipment & supplies manufacturing, and Aircraft & parts manufacturing.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paying

The highest paying industries for Industrial engineers, including health & safety, by average wage, are Computer & peripheral equipment manufacturing, Internet publishing, broadcasting & web search portals, and Veneer, plywood, & engineered wood products .

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Industries by Share

221k

2017 Workforce

± 11,530

7.44%

1 YEAR GROWTH

± 7%

The number of people employed as Industrial engineers, including health & safety has been growing at a rate of 7.44%, from 205,590 people in 2016 to 220,887 people in 2017.

This graphic shows the share of Industrial engineers, including health & safety employed by various industries. Motor vehicles & motor vehicle equipment manufacturing employs the largest share of Industrial engineers, including health & safety at  8.67%, followed by Medical equipment & supplies manufacturing with 8.6% and Aircraft & parts manufacturing with 5.63%.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Diversity

Demographic information on Industrial engineers, including health & safety in the US. The average age of male Industrial engineers, including health & safety in the workforce is 43.7 and of female Industrial engineers, including health & safety is 40.5, and the most common race/ethnicity for Industrial engineers, including health & safety is White.

Gender Composition

171k

MALE WORKFORCE

± 10,159

49.5k

FEMALE WORKFORCE

± 5,460

77.6% of Industrial engineers, including health & safety are Male, making them the more common gender in the occupation. This chart shows the gender breakdown of Industrial engineers, including health & safety.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity of Industrial engineers, including health & safety

  1. White

  2. Asian

  3. Black

79.2% of Industrial engineers, including health & safety are White, making that the most common race or ethnicity in the occupation. Representing 11.3% of Industrial engineers, including health & safety, Asian is the second most common race or ethnicity in this occupation. This chart shows the racial and ethnic breakdown of Industrial engineers, including health & safety.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Age by Gender

43.7

AVERAGE MALE AGE

± 0.791

40.5

AVERAGE FEMALE AGE

± 1.38

The median age of Industrial engineers, including health & safety is 43, and Male employees are generally 3.23 years older than than their Female counterparts.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Education

Data on higher education choices for Industrial engineers, including health & safety from The Department of Education and Census Bureau. The most common major for Industrial engineers, including health & safety is Engineering but a relatively high number of Industrial engineers, including health & safety hold a major in Engineering.

Majors

ACS PUMS data only shows the major for bachelor's degrees. However, we can filter the data based on highest degree obtained.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Skills

Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Industrial engineers, including health & safety from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Industrial engineers, including health & safety need many skills, but most especially . The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Industrial engineers, including health & safety need more than the average amount of .

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Bar Chart

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Growth Projections

Projections on wages and job growth for Industrial engineers, including health & safety from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The ten-year national workforce is projected to grow 7.4%, but Industrial engineers, including health & safety are expected to see a growth of 9.65% over the same period. This occupation is expected to grow higher than the national average.

Job Growth

9.65%

ESTIMATED GROWTH

7.4%

NATIONAL AVERAGE

This line chart shows the 10-year projected employment growth (from 2016 to 2026) for Industrial engineers, including health & safety. This profession is expected to grow faster than 7.4%, the average rate of national job growth.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart