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Career Cluster -Engineering/Technical

Major: Manufacturing/Production Technology

Average Yearly Wage

WV $25,922 / National $28,918

 

Concentration

Machine Tool Technology

Materials Distribution

Welding Technology

Computer Integrated Manufacturing

Millwork and Cabinet Making

Timber Industry

Metals Technology

Average Yearly Wages

Occupations WV Nationally

 

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

$27,820

$31,650

 

Machine Feeders and Offbearers

$18,840

$23,530

 

Tool and Die Makers

$34,970

$44,070

 

First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Helpers

$44,590

$47,490

 

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators

$27,660

$24,110

 

Packers and Packagers, Hand

$18,540

$18,660

 

Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

$29,740

$31,070

 

Welders, Cutters, Soldersers, and Brazers

$31,150

$32,050

 

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters

$28,250

$32,020

 

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators,

$19,550

$23,780

 

Furniture Finishers

$19,010

$25,190

 

Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers

$20,230

$21,910

 

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

$19,910

$23,600

 

Team Assemblers

$22,650

$25,720

 

 

 

Associate Degree

Community and Technical Colleges of West Virginia

Career Cluster Engineering/Technical

Average Yearly Wage

WV $38,123 / National $44,627

 

Average Yearly Wages

Occupations WV Nationally

 

Aerospace Engineering and Operation Technicians

$73,270

$80,460

 

Aircraft Mechanic and Service Technicians

$40,420

$47,190

 

Architectural and Civil Drafters

$32,020

$46,750

 

Civil Engineering Technicians

$34,770

$39,900

 

Computer Support Specialists

$26,680

$43,620

 

Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers

$34,340

$36,580

 

Electrical and Electronics Drafters

$39,300

$46,760

 

Environmental Engineering Technicians

$41,920

$40,660

 

Industrial Engineering Technicians

$45,150

$47,080

 

Mechanical Drafters

$35,260

$45,140

 

Mechanical Engineering Technicians

$35,670

$45,050

 

Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers

$25,640

$34,900

 

Welders, Cutters, Solders, and Brazers

$31,150

$32,050