The average pay for an Instrument Technician is C$35.07 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

C$40,268 - C$102,677
C$40K
C$72K
C$100K
MEDIAN: C$71,564
10%
50%
90%
C$19.54 - C$51.17
C$20
C$36
C$51
MEDIAN: C$36.35
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$126K
Salary C$40,268 - C$102,677
Bonus C$500 - C$45,000
Profit Sharing C$0.00
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$42,870 - C$126,300
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 26
Hourly Data C$0C$91
Hourly Rate C$19.54 - C$51.17
Overtime C$27.70 - C$91.93
Annual Data C$0C$126K
Bonus C$500 - C$45,000
Profit Sharing C$0.00
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$42,870 - C$126,300
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 60

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Pay by Experience Level for Instrument Technician

Pay by Experience for an Instrument Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Instrument Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$60,000 based on 37 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Instrument Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$85,000 based on 33 salaries. An experienced Instrument Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$89,000 based on 22 salaries. An Instrument Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$85,000 based on 11 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$78,147

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Key Stats for Instrument Technician

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
17%
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Experience Affects Instrument Technician Salaries

Experienced
▲13%

Mid-Career
▲8%

Late-Career
▲8%

National Average
C$78,000

Entry-Level
▼23%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
no benefits
None: 5%
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