In this post, we look at some average earnings typical for particular occupations in the engineering field. The tabulation below is based on U.S. BLS survey data. The BLS job title groups are insightful, generally containing more specific job titles with similar knowledge, skills, and abilities (KSA), but can be more broad than a particular company’s job title listing.

Engineering STEM Salaries

Job Title Average Salary
Computer Hardware Engineers  $     100,035.90
Aerospace Engineers  $        94,492.37
Chemical engineers  $        93,862.07
Electrical and electronic engineers  $        90,567.73
Civil Engineers  $        88,076.48

Source: BLS

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