dcsimg

Fast Facts for Engineering Technicians in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Decatur, Champaign and Springfield
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Rockford, Chicago and Peoria
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Chicago, Peoria and Champaign

Salaries for Engineering Technicians in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Decatur, Springfield and Chicago

Click the Visit School Site buttons to go directly to a school's website and learn more about the school and programs it has to offer. School website will open in a new tab. .
Click the Request Info buttons to request more information from a representative at the school.

More Illinois Engineering Technician Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Total Enrollment
Glen Ellyn
Associates
26,165
Chicago
Masters
16,964
Joliet
Associates
14,910
Palos Hills
Associates
14,620
Grayslake
Associates
14,590
Carbondale
Doctorate
14,554
Edwardsville
Doctorate
13,796
Palatine
Associates
13,749
River Grove
Associates
10,672
Sugar Grove
Associates
9,518
East Peoria
Associates
9,266
Des Plaines
Associates
8,907
Belleville
Associates
8,859
Charleston
Masters
7,030
Rockford
Associates
6,378
Normal
Associates
5,193
Mattoon
Associates
4,965
Chicago Heights
Associates
4,403
Carterville
Associates
3,933
South Holland
Associates
3,921
Malta
Associates
3,417
Oglesby
Associates
3,241
Centralia
Associates
3,107
Kankakee
Associates
3,025
Danville
Associates
2,645
Ina
Associates
2,333
Galesburg
Associates
1,947
Quincy
Associates
1,896
Dixon
Associates
1,754
Ullin
Associates
1,505
Rockford
Associates
465
Chicago
Bachelors
430
Chicago
Associates
127

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Engineering Technicians

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Illinois. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Engineering Technicians

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Engineering Technicians relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 23.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Carbondale-Marion100 $64,130
Champaign-Urbana50 $62,050
Bloomington40 $80,100
Peoria320 $71,850
Rockford100 $61,650
Springfield180 $68,360

Career and College Resources

Real-World Career Reports
Career References and Original Articles