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Industrial Engineering Overview - Preparation - Day In The Life -
Earnings - Employment - Career Path Forecast - Professional Organizations 


Employment 
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, industrial engineers hold about 214,800 jobs in the United States.

Six in 10 of these jobs were in manufacturing industries, and an additional 1 in 10 worked in professional, scientific, and technical services firms, many of whom provide consulting services to manufacturing firms. Because their skills can be used in almost any type of organization, industrial engineers are more widely distributed among industries than are other engineers.

Both small and large organizations employ industrial engineers.  The following is a short sample list of employers of organizations that require the skills of industrial engineers:

Note: Some resources in this section are provided by the US Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.
 


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