|Semiconductor and other electronic component manufacturing||$67,460|
|Navigational, measuring, electromedical, and control instruments manufacturing||65,470|
|Architectural, engineering, and related services||64,020|
|Industrial products and parts manufacturing||63,630|
|Motor vehicle parts manufacturing||62,610|
Median annual earnings of health and safety engineers were $58,010 in 2002. The middle 50 percent earned between $46,580 and $71,980. The lowest 10 percent earned less than $37,230, and the highest 10 percent earned more than $87,250.
According to a 2003 salary survey by the National Association of Colleges and Employers, bachelorís degree candidates in industrial/manufacturing engineering received starting offers averaging about $47,051 a year and masterís degree candidates averaged $54,565 a year.
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook