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Electromechanical Engineering Technologists


Electromechanical engineering technologists (EETs) assist electromechanical engineers in research, design, and development of computer-controlled electromechanical systems and equipment. Also known as mechatronics systems (or engineering) technologists, they use the principles of computer, electrical, and mechanical engineering, along with systems integration and technical project management skills. They analyze and test electromechanical machine and equipment designs, schedule work flow, and create budgets for projects. There are approximately 14,000 electromechanical technicians (a career that includes EETs) employed in the United States. 

Salary Range

$25,000 to $100,000

Minimum Education Level

Associate's Degree




Little Change or More Slowly than the Average
Personality Traits


Hands On


Career Ladder
Engineer, or Manager, or Professor

Senior Electromechanical Engineering Technologist

Electromechanical Engineering Technologist

Junior Electromechanical Engineering Technologist

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