What am I worth?
Get a free salary report »
What should I pay?
Pay the right way »

Electronics Assembler Salary

Median pay for Electronics Assemblers in the United States lies in the neighborhood of $13.21 per hour. Medical benefits are awarded to a strong majority, and more than half earn dental coverage. Male Electronics Assemblers are just a bit more common among those who completed the questionnaire than females ones, with male workers composing 55 percent of the field. Most Electronics Assemblers report high levels of job satisfaction. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$9.86 - $19.23
MEDIAN: $13.00

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
Hourly Rate
$9.86 - $19.23  
$15.08 - $29.97  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
$0.00 - $1,518  
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).
$20,875 - $44,876  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 175

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

- OR -

Log in with LinkedIn

Comp Managers Click Here »

Job Description for Electronics Assembler

  • Review work, troubleshoot issues, and conduct performance tests.
  • Follow established procedures and regulations.
  • Perform cable and harness assembly, soldering, wiring, and hardware installation.

Electronics Equipment Assembler Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Just a handful of professional skills are reported by Electronics Assemblers who took the survey. Most notably, facility with Electronic Troubleshooting and solder are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 26 percent and 5 percent, respectively. Soldering and Assembler, on the other hand, are typically associated with much lower pay.

Pay by Experience Level for Electronics Assembler

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

Experience does not seem to be a strong driver of pay increase in this role. Although individuals who have less than five years' experience earn $25K on average, people with five to 10 years benefit from a notably larger average of $32K. For Electronics Assemblers, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $34K. After two decades in the workforce, the average Electronics Assembler generally earns more than ever; median pay for this group is estimated at $38K.

Related Job Salaries

United States (change)

Experience Affects Electronics Assembler Salaries

up arrow 27%

up arrow 15%

up arrow 6%

National Average

up arrow 15%

Skills That Affect Electronics Assembler Salaries

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 26%

up arrow 5%

National Average

up arrow 10%

up arrow 21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 31 votes.


45 %
55 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 67%
vision benefits Vision: 54% employee benefits None: 19%