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ENGINEERS, ALL OTHER
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Occupation Description:
 
  All engineers not listed separately. Excludes “Sales Engineers” (41-9031), “Locomotive Engineers” (53-4011), and “Ship Engineers” (53-5031).
 
  Specialized Occupations:
 
 
  * Energy Engineers, Except Wind and Solar (ONET code: 17-2199.03)
 
   Mechatronics Engineers (ONET code: 17-2199.05)
 
 
  Occupation Description:
 
  Research, design, develop, or test automation, intelligent systems, smart devices, or industrial systems control.
 
 
  Typical Tasks:
 
 
  • Design mechatronics components for computer-controlled products, such as cameras, video recorders, automobiles, or airplanes.
  • Design engineering systems for the automation of industrial tasks.
  • Create mechanical design documents for parts, assemblies, or finished products.
  • Maintain technical project files.
  • Implement or test design solutions.
  • Create mechanical models and tolerance analyses to simulate mechatronic design concepts.
  • Conduct studies to determine the feasibility, costs, or performance benefits of new mechatronic equipment.
 
 
  Knowledge:
 
 
  • Engineering and Technology - Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various goods and services..
  • Design - Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models..
  • Mechanical - Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance..
  • Computers and Electronics - Knowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment, and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming..
  • Mathematics - Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications..
  • Production and Processing - Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods..
  • Physics - Knowledge and prediction of physical principles, laws, their interrelationships, and applications to understanding fluid, material, and atmospheric dynamics, and mechanical, electrical, atomic and sub- atomic structures and processes..
 
  * Microsystems Engineers (ONET code: 17-2199.06)
 
  * Photonics Engineers (ONET code: 17-2199.07)
 
  * Robotics Engineers (ONET code: 17-2199.08)
 
  * Nanosystems Engineers (ONET code: 17-2199.09)
 
  * Wind Energy Engineers (ONET code: 17-2199.10)
 
  * Solar Energy Systems Engineers (ONET code: 17-2199.11)
 
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Education & Training:
 
  Bachelor's degree
 
      View Related Programs on Connecticut's Education & Training ConneCTion site
 
Wage Information:
 
 
Region Average Annual Average Hourly Entry Level (hourly) Mid-Range  (hourly)
Statewide $112,094.00 $53.89 $34.47 $39.19 - $64.64
Bridgeport/Stamford $122,351.00 $58.82 $39.79 $47.60 - $70.73
Danbury $93,540.00 $44.97 $29.91 $33.56 - $51.77
Hartford $109,017.00 $52.41 $35.69 $39.82 - $63.92
New Haven $104,708.00 $50.34 $32.44 $36.30 - $63.12
New London/Norwich $107,847.00 $51.85 $30.31 $31.27 - $64.34
Waterbury $85,158.00 $40.94 $25.20 $30.32 - $58.68
Torrington $90,846.00 $43.68 $28.13 $30.27 - $49.96
      
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Occupation Outlook:
 
 
Region Employment Average Annual Growth Rate Average Annual Job Openings
2020 2030
State of Connecticut 1,510 1,780 0.1% 129
 
 
Chart of Growth Rate and Annual Openings   Employment in this occupation is expected to grow faster than average, but the number of annual openings will offer good or favorable job opportunities.
Key:
  N/A = Not Applicable, ***** = Over $60.00 per hour, ##### = Over $124,821
 
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