Facility Engineer Statistics in the US

From where do we know all information about facility engineer demographics? We analyzed 4,967 facility engineers resumes to find out what the average demographics are for the job position. Just to be clear, by demographics we mean the study of population-based factors like age, race, and sex. On top of scouring through resumes, we also took note of job proposals from employers and Census Bureau data. And guess what? We found some pretty interesting information.

Facility Engineer Diversity

From race to gender and even age, we found the average demographic information on those who work as facility engineers. Keep reading to find out what the results for facility engineers were.

Facility Engineer Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among facility engineers is White, which makes up 77.2% of all facility engineers. Comparatively, there are 8.7% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 8.7% of the Asian ethnicity.

Job Title
  • White, 77.2%
  • Asian, 8.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 8.7%
  • Black or African American, 3.2%
  • Unknown, 1.7%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.5%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Facility Engineers

The chart below shows that 44.2% of facility engineers speak Spanish. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is Carrier at 14.1% and French is the third-most popular at 9.6%.

Job Title
  • Spanish, 44.2%
  • Carrier, 14.1%
  • French, 9.6%
  • Chinese, 5.8%
  • German, 5.1%
  • Other, 21.2%

Most Common Degree for Facility Engineer

Job Title
  • Bachelors degree, 56%
  • Certificate degree, 15%
  • Associate degree, 14%
  • Masters degree, 8%
  • Other Degrees, 7%

Facility Engineer Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2008-2018 among facility engineers.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American

Facility Engineer Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the facility engineer position over time.


Facility Engineer Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of facility engineers changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

We determined the average age of facility engineers based on ethnicity and gender.


Number Of Years On The Job For Facility Engineer

By looking over 4,967 facility engineers resumes, we figured out that the average facility engineer enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 34%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Facility Engineer Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of facility engineer employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of facility engineers is 40+ years old, which represents 52% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Facility Engineers with Other Job Titles

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, machine tool designer and senior electronics design engineer have the biggest difference in gender.

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Job Titleascdesc
Domestic Engineer13%83%
Facility Engineer86%11%
Senior Field Service Engineer93%4%
Senior Electronics Design Engineer94%2%
Machine Tool Designer95%2%
Machine Tool Designer
Senior Electronics Design Engineer
Senior Field Service Engineer
Facility Engineer
Domestic Engineer

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Facility Engineers with Other Job Titles

After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to facility engineers.

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Job Titleascdesc
Hardware Manager3.53%
Electrical Engineering Project Manager4.72%
Civil Engineering Manager5.29%
Facility Engineer6.59%
Device Processing Engineer7.24%
Ceramic Design Engineer7.40%
Propeller Engineer8.02%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Facility Engineer?

Male Income
Female Income

Facility Engineer Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

We found interesting that White men and Hispanic or Latino men make more money compared to others.

  • Male
  • Female
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino

Facility Engineer Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

All Race and Ethnicity
Bachelor's Degree$86,175
Master's Degree$103,697
Doctorate Degree$121,288

Facility Engineer Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

  • Asian
  • Black or African American
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • White
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree
Doctorate Degree

Facility Engineer Heatmaps

The amount you can make as a facility engineer can depend on where you live. For example, the highest salary of facility engineers is $136,777. Use our chart to find out where that salary is located.

Where Do Facility Engineers Earn The Most?

The map here shows where facility engineers earn the highest salaries in the U.S. The darker areas across the 50 states highlight the highest salaries.

Average Salary

Where Are Facility Engineers Located?

By looking through more than 4,967 resumes, we found that the most popular places for facility engineers are TX, Houston and CA, San Diego.

Number of Facility Engineers

Facility Engineer Employment Statistics

This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ facility engineers. We found that the most common company type is public. In addition, the industry that employs the most facility engineers is the technology industry.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire facility engineers.

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< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

The Types Of Companies Facility Engineer Work In

Employees with the facility engineer job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most facility engineers prefer to work at public companies over private companies.

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Industry Concentration

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ facility engineers. Those industries include technology, manufacturing and retail.

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