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$40,036 - C$101,213
C$40K
C$70K
C$100K
MEDIAN: C$70,273
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

C$19.57 - C$51.10
C$20
C$34
C$51
MEDIAN: C$34.21
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Salary
C$40,036 - C$101,213  
   
Bonus
C$484.79 - C$41,217  
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).
)
C$42,297 - C$125,681  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 26
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
C$0C$31C$62C$93
Hourly Rate
C$19.57 - C$51.10  
   
Overtime
C$28.06 - C$90.06  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
C$0C$70KC$140KC$210K
Bonus
C$484.79 - C$41,217  
   
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).
)
C$42,297 - C$125,681  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 61

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Instrument Technician Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

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 $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 $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 $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 $85,000 based on 11 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$74,540

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Related Job Salaries

Key Stats for Instrument Technician

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
15%
ADVERTISEMENT
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Instrument Technician Salaries

Experienced
▲19%

Late-Career
▲14%

Mid-Career
▲13%

National Average
C$75,000

Entry-Level
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 80%
no benefits
None: 5%
ADVERTISEMENT