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Salary and job outlook information

Job Title Median Salary Outlook
Industrial Engineer $81,490 +1%
Industrial Production Manager $92,470 -4%
Industrial Designers $64,620 +2% (slower than average)
Industrial Engineering Technician $53,370 -5%
Architectural and Engineering Managers $130,620 +2% (slower than average)

  • Tell me about a time when you successfully made a work situation safer, in any regard.
  • What problems have you solved to improve the quality of your production, at your last or current position?
  • What do you do when you are faced with an obstacle to an important project? Give an example.
  • In a current job task, what steps do you go through to ensure your decisions are correct/effective?
  • Tell me about the most difficult situation you have had when leading a team. What happened and what did you do?
  • Give me an example of a creative solution you came up with, to increase productivity.
  • When you have to make a highly technical decision, how do you go about doing it?
  • How do you make sure your data is accurate? What steps do you take?
  • What is DC in supply chain management?
  • What is productivity?
  • Why is statistics important in Industrial Engineering?
  • What is a production system?

 Professional Associations

American Society for Safety Engineers

IAENG Society of Industrial Engineering

Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS)

Institute of Industrial Engineers


 LinkedIn Groups

Consulting Industrial Engineers

Engineering, Manufacturing, Aerospace, Defence, Industrial, Production, Maintenance Jobs Network

Industrial Engineering Network

Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE)

Manufacturing Jobs Industrial Engineering IE Lean Mechanical Engineer Detroit

Professional Industrial Engineer