Electro-Mechanical Technician Salary

A sizeable majority of Electro-Mechanical Technicians in the United States are men. In this role, average pay is around $20.68 per hour. Including potential for bonuses and profit sharing — peaking near $3K and $7K, respectively — total cash payment to Electro-Mechanical Technicians can bottom out near $33K or peak near $69K depending on individual performance. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job.

$34,383 - $71,747
(Median)
$34K
$52K
$72K
MEDIAN: $52,005
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$15.18 - $28.62
(Median)
$15
$21
$29
MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$34,383 - $71,747  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,052  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $6,745  
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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$33,029 - $68,893  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 81
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$15.18 - $28.62  
   
Overtime
$22.06 - $45.30  
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.
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,052  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $6,745  
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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$33,029 - $68,893  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 321
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Job Description for Electro-Mechanical Technician

An electro-mechanical technician maintains and repairs items that have mechanical and/or electronic components. Often, an electro-mechanical technician works in a factory environment and helps to optimize the operation of manufacturing equipment. The position is important in helping a factory to minimize costs and production time.

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Electro-Mechanical Technician Tasks

  • Assist engineers, production managers, technologist and lead in assessing the impact of equipment malfunction.
  • Maintain and repair Electro-mechanical equipment.
  • Decipher information from equipment manuals and schematics to troubleshoot various types of equipment malfunctions.
  • Perform evaluations of new technologies with potential application as a new process or as a modification to existing equipment.

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Popular Skills for Electro-Mechanical Technician


Survey results suggest that Electro-Mechanical Technicians put a wide range of professional skills to use. Most notably, skills in Mechanical Tool Repair, Programmable Logic Controllers / Automation, Product Support, and System Testing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Quality Assurance / Quality Control. Most people familiar with Electronic Troubleshooting also know Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation.

Pay by Experience Level for Electro-Mechanical Technician

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


Experience and pay tend to be weakly linked for Electro-Mechanical Technicians — those with more experience do not necessarily bring in higher earnings. During their first five years in the workforce, individuals in this position earn $43K on average. Survey participants with five to 10 years under their belts see an only a slightly bigger average of $45K. Electro-Mechanical Technicians bring in $50K after working for 10 to 20 years. Survey participants who have spent more than 20 years on the job report a predictably higher median income of $56K, demonstrating that compensation is roughly commensurate with experience in the end.

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Experience Affects Electro-Mechanical Technician Salaries



National Average
$49,000



Skills That Affect Electro-Mechanical Technician Salaries

Mechanical Tool Repair
up arrow 17%


Product Support
0%

National Average
$49,000

System Testing
up arrow 1%

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 2%

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 62 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
medical benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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