An industrial engineer is a licensed professional who applies science, mathematics, and engineering methods to complex system integration and operations.
The minimum education requirement is a Bachelor's degree. Additional degrees may be required for advanced positions.
WHERE TO STUDY
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In May 2020, the median yearly salary for an industrial engineer was $67,332, according to PayScale.com. For more information, visit Study.com's Engineer Profile.
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS
- Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers
- International Association of Engineers
- National Society of Professional Engineers
VIDEOS AND TESTIMONIALS
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