Industrial Engineers

Occupation (2253) - 2021-Q2

  • 77.3k, Workforce
  • $7.25k MX, Average monthly salary
  • 35.6, Average age
  • 43.3, Weekly hours worked
  • 5.05, Weekly days worked
  • 12.2%, Workforce with second job
  • 8.54%, Informal Workforce
  • 16.6, Average years of Schooling

About Industrial Engineers

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The workforce of Industrial Engineers during second quarter of 2021 was 77.3k people, whose salary averaged $7.25k MX working around 43.3 hours per week.

The average age of Industrial Engineers was 35.6 years. The workforce was distributed in 69.2% men with an average salary of $7.34k MX and, 30.8% women with average salary of $7.06k MX.

The best average salaries received by Industrial Engineers were in Coahuila de Zaragoza ($18.3k MX), Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave ($18k MX), and Campeche ($17.3k MX) while the workforce was larger in Chihuahua (9.54k), Jalisco (9.47k), and Baja California (8.57k).

In terms of industries, the best average salaries were in Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services ($43k MX), Retail Trade of Hardware and Glassware ($25k MX), and Chemical Industry ($16k MX), while the workforce was concentrated on Manufacture of Transport Equipment and Parts for Motor Vehicles (27.6%), Manufacture of Computer, Communication, Measurement and other Equipment, Electronic Components and Accessories (8.57%), and Junior Colleges (5.35k).

74.5% of the total informal workers correspond to women with an average salary of $3.73k MX and 25.5% to men with an average salary of $3.4k MX.

At the level of states, Michoacán de Ocampo had the highest percentage of informal workers with 100% corresponding to 145 from 145 workers, while the state with the lowest percentage of informal workers was Baja California with a 4.8% corresponding to 411 from 8.57k workers.

Workforce and Salaries Evolution

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  • 77.3k, Workforce 2021-Q2
  • $7.25k MX, Average monthly salary 2021-Q2

At second quarter of 2021, the people who worked as Industrial Engineers were 77.3k being a 6.09% higher than the first quarter of 2021. (72.9k).

In the same period, an average salary of $7.25k MX was observed, registering a drop of 12.9%, compared to the first quarter of 2021 ($8.32k MX).

Workforce by State

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Top 1 Workforce 2021-Q2: 9.54k, Chihuahua

Greater Increase in Workforce 2021-Q1/ 2021-Q2: 4.63k, Baja California

Greater Decrease in Workforce 2021-Q1/ 2021-Q2: 5.08k, Puebla

The states with the highest number of Industrial Engineers during the second quarter of 2021 were Chihuahua (9.54k), Jalisco (9.47k), and Baja California (8.57k)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the second quarter of 2021, the main positive variations occurred in Baja California and Nuevo León with an increase of 4.63k (117%) and 4.53k (133%), respectively. On the other hand, the negative variations were accentuated in Puebla and Querétaro with a decrease of 5.08k (71%) and 3.51k (58.4%), respectively.

Salaries by State

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Top 1 Average Salary 2021-Q2: $18.3k MX, Coahuila de Zaragoza

Greater Salary Increase 2021-Q1 / 2021-Q2: $2.48k MX, Zacatecas

Greater Salary Decrease 2021-Q1 / 2021-Q2: $36.8k MX, Yucatán

The states with the best average salaries for Industrial Engineers during second quarter of 2021 were Coahuila de Zaragoza ($18.3k MX), Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave ($18k MX), and Campeche ($17.3k MX)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the second quarter of 2021, the positive salary growth was higher in Zacatecas and Aguascalientes with an increase of $2.48k MX (22%) and $2.43k MX (63.1%), respectively. Por otro lado, las variaciones salariales negativas se acentuaron en Yucatán and Colima with a decrease of $36.8k MX (84.3%) and $20k MX (100%), respectively.

Average Salary and Workforce by Sex and Age

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Average Age 2021-Q2

  • 31.4, Women
  • 37.5, Men

At second quarter of 2021, the male workforce in Industrial Engineers represented the 69.2% of the employed population and women 30.8%. The male and female workforce was higher in the age group 25 to 34 years (21.1k men and 12.9k women).

The highest average salary was $8.81k MX received by men from 35 to 44 years, while the lowest average salary was $6.07k MX received by men from 25 to 34 years.

* The data regarding salaries have low statistical precision so it should not be used as conclusions.

Average Salary and Workforce by Gender and Schooling Years

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Average Schooling in Years (2021-Q2)

  • 16.6, Women
  • 16.5, Men

During the second quarter of 2021, male and female workforce in Industrial Engineers was concentrated in the educational segment with 16 to 18 years of schooling (51.3k men and 21.9k women).

The highest average salary was $7.55k MX received by men with 16 to 18 years of schooling, while the lowest average salary was $6.87k MX received by women with 16 to 18 years of schooling.

* The data regarding salaries have low statistical precision so it should not be used as conclusions.

Workforce and Salaries Distribution by Industries

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The visualization shows the distribution of Industrial Engineers in different industries and economic sectors.

At second quarter of 2021, the workforce was higher in Manufacture of Transport Equipment and Parts for Motor Vehicles (27.6%), Manufacture of Computer, Communication, Measurement and other Equipment, Electronic Components and Accessories (8.57%), and Junior Colleges (7.6%).

In the same period, the best average salaries were received in Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services ($43k MX), Retail Trade of Hardware and Glassware ($25k MX), and Chemical Industry ($16k MX).

Labor Informality

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Labor Informality

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Labor Informality 2021-Q2

  • 8.54%, Industrial Engineers
  • 56.1%, Average Informality in Mexico

During the second quarter of 2021, the labor informality of Industrial Engineers reached a 8.54%, which implied an increase from 7.73 percentage points compared to the first quarter of 2021  (0.8%).

The labor informality of this occupation was lower than informality at the country level in 47.6 percentage points during the second quarter of 2021.

Labor Informality by State

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Greater Labor Informality: 100%, Michoacán de Ocampo

Less Labor Informality: 4.8 %, Baja California

At second quarter of 2021, the states with the highest rate of labor informality in Industrial Engineers were Michoacán de Ocampo (100%), Oaxaca (61.7%), and Estado de México (45%).

The states with the lowest informality rate were Querétaro (6.23%), Sonora (5.87%), and Baja California (4.8%).

Labor Informality by Age and Education

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Workforce

The workforce of Industrial Engineers during the second quarter of 2021 was higher in the age group with 25 to 34 years concentrating 34k workers of which 96.6% corresponds to formal employment (32.8k) and 3.37% to informal employment (1.15k).

Regarding the schooling years, the workforce was higher in the range with 16 to 18 years of schooling concentrating 73.3k workers of which 91.6%  corresponds to formal employment (67.1k) and 8.43% corresponds to informal employment (6.18k).