Boiler Technician Salary

A Boiler Technician earns an average wage of $20.60 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$33,451 - $78,906
$33K
$49K
$79K
MEDIAN: $48,569
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50%
90%

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$15.78 - $31.79
$16
$22
$32
MEDIAN: $21.69
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$33,451 - $78,906  
   
Bonus
$2,948  
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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$34,881 - $70,309  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$15.78 - $31.79  
   
Overtime
$15.00 - $57.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$2,948  
   
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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$34,881 - $70,309  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 40

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Job Description for Boiler Technician

  • Operate boilers, including reading instruments and gauges to identify problems.
  • Maintain logs of activities, tolerances, outputs, and maintenance.
  • Complete all preventative and routine maintenance on boilers and related equipment.
  • Adjust controls to keep boilers within safety and tolerance limits.

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Pay by Experience Level for Boiler Technician

Pay by Experience for a Boiler Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Boiler Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 22 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Boiler Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Boiler Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 13 salaries. A Boiler Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 6 salaries.

Boiler Technician Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Boiler Technician?

Boiler Technician in Phoenix:
"Hot Hard Work."
Pros: The feeling of accomplishment resolving and repairing a problem a client us having. I also enjoy troubleshooting.
Cons: It's very hot in the boiler rooms. You must have above average strength in order to complete most tasks.

Key Stats for Boiler Technician

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
14%
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Experience Affects Boiler Technician Salaries

Experienced
▲9%

Mid-Career
▲8%

Late-Career
▲6%

National Average
$49,000

Entry-Level
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 13%
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