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Plastics Engineers and Technicians


The median annual salary for materials engineers (the category under which the U.S. Department of Labor classifies plastics engineers) was $91,310 in May 2015. The lowest 10 percent earned $53,120 or less and the top 10 percent earned $144,720 or more annually. Median technician salaries were $29,340 with the lowest 10 percent earning $20,000 and the top 10 percent earned $34,390 or more. 

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