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Fast Facts for Industrial Engineers in North Carolina

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Durham, Winston-Salem and Hickory
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Fayetteville, Charlotte and Wilmington
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Charlotte, Raleigh and Durham

Salaries for Industrial Engineers in North Carolina

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Durham, Fayetteville and Wilmington

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More North Carolina Industrial Engineering Schools

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

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Highest Award
Total Enrollment

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Industrial Engineers

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

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Industrial Engineers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Industrial Engineers 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
Annual Median Salary
Asheville470 $75,060
Burlington180 $73,340
Durham-Chapel Hill630 $102,050
Fayetteville60 $90,550
Goldsboro50 $81,110
Greensboro-High Point1200 $84,180
Greenville160 $82,130
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton450 $72,150
New Bern140 $76,150
Raleigh1540 $105,710
Rocky Mount120 $78,460
Wilmington240 $102,090
Winston-Salem680 $82,540

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