Appliance Technician Salary

Commissions constitute a big slice (approximately two-fifths on average) of overall compensation for Appliance Technicians, and the median take-home for this group lies near $35K. Lower pay rates hover around $10.14 per hour, and the higher rates verge on $22.55. A majority enjoy medical while just under a fifth get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to approximately one-eighth. Most workers in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$26,631 - $54,626

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$10.14 - $22.55

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$26,631 - $54,626  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $511  
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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$22,955 - $53,653  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 37
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.14 - $22.55  
   
Overtime
$14.96 - $32.90  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $511  
   
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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$22,955 - $53,653  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 108
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Job Description for Appliance Technician

  • Meet key performance metrics and/or productivity goals as defined by the business.
  • Demonstrate a sense of urgency to meet customer time commitments.
  • Provide knowledgeable and courteous repair service.
  • Work to ensure fast, flexible and expert service to every customer.
  • Continuously look for methods to improve business performance and enhance the customer experience.

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Pay by Experience Level for Appliance Technician

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


For many Appliance Technicians, more experience generally translates to higher pay. The average beginner in this position makes around $31K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $37K. For Appliance Technicians, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $40K. Survey participants who have worked for more than two decades report bringing in $47K on average.

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Experience Affects Appliance Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 33%

Experienced
up arrow 12%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$35,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 57% dental benefits Dental: 19%
vision benefits Vision: 13% employee benefits None: 43%
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