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Biomedical Engineers

Wages & Outlook


Typical Wages   This career pays well above the median wage.

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $50.00
Statewide median: $25.22


This is a very high-wage career. It pays well above the statewide median wage.

Wages for Biomedical Engineers *

Area Low Median High
$40.30 $49.89 $62.30
$46.54 $50.00 $62.20
Southeast Minnesota
$45.94 $49.52 $51.96
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$47.26 $50.09 $62.20

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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In Minnesota, there are 1,080 workers employed in this small career.

Where do Biomedical Engineers most often work?


Current Demand

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This career is currently in very low demand.


Future Demand

This career is high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 699 new Biomedical Engineers to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.


Employment Outlook for Biomedical Engineers
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 19,300 20,500 1,100 5.9%
Minnesota 1,031 1,073 42 4.1%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 998 1,045 47 4.7%

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