Industrial engineers, including health & safety

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Total Workforce

223k

Average Age

42.6

Average Salary

$85,865

Average Male Salary

$87,000

Average Female Salary

$81,763

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 $85,865 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Industrial engineers, including health & safety by wage are Cardiovascular technologists and technicians, Other financial clerks, and Medical & health services managers.

The top 3 locations that employ the most Industrial engineers, including health & safety are Lexington-Fayette County (Outer) PUMA, KY, Ottawa County (East) PUMA, MI, and Troy & Rochester Area PUMA, MI. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Industrial engineers, including health & safety are Ottawa County (East) PUMA, MI, Troy & Rochester Area PUMA, MI, and Montgomery, Clinton, White, Carroll & Benton 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 Oil & gas extraction. Industrial engineers, including health & safety are paid most in Ontario & Yates Counties PUMA, NY but are relatively concentrated in Ottawa County (East) PUMA, MI.

Wages

Yearly Wage

$85,865

AVERAGE SALARY

± $2,461

In 2018, Industrial engineers, including health & safety earned an average of $85,865, $31,976 more than than the average national salary of $53,888.

Other financial clerks make somewhat more than Industrial engineers, including health & safety while Cardiovascular technologists and technicians 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.

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Wage Distribution

0.268

WAGE GINI

In 2018, Industrial engineers, including health & safety had a wage GINI coefficient of 0.268, 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).

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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.

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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.

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Industries

Most Common

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

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Industries by Share

223k

2018 Workforce

± 11,584

0.941%

1 YEAR GROWTH

± 7.3%

The number of people employed as Industrial engineers, including health & safety has been growing at a rate of 0.941%, from 220,887 people in 2017 to 222,965 people in 2018.

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  9.77%, followed by Aircraft & parts manufacturing with 7.19% and Medical equipment & supplies manufacturing with 6.73%.

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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 43.3 and of female Industrial engineers, including health & safety is 40, and the most common race/ethnicity for Industrial engineers, including health & safety is White.

Gender Composition

175k

MALE WORKFORCE

± 10,254

48.3k

FEMALE WORKFORCE

± 5,396

78.3% 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.

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Race & Ethnicity

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

  1. White

  2. Asian

  3. Black

78.9% of Industrial engineers, including health & safety are White, making that the most common race or ethnicity in the occupation. Representing 12.3% 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.

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Age by Gender

43.3

AVERAGE MALE AGE

± 0.808

40

AVERAGE FEMALE AGE

± 1.34

The median age of Industrial engineers, including health & safety is 42.6, and Male employees are generally 3.32 years older than than their Female counterparts.

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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 Technologies.

Majors

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