Entry-Level Electronics Technician Salary

The average wage for an Entry-Level Electronics Technician is $16.48 per hour. A skill in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation is associated with high pay for this job.

$27,279 - $60,027
$27K
$41K
$60K
MEDIAN: $41,029
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$11.86 - $23.70
$12
$16
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MEDIAN: $16.48
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$27,279 - $60,027  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,628  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $3,268  
Commission
$1,800  
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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$25,539 - $54,706  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 341
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.86 - $23.70  
   
Hourly Tips
$10.11  
Overtime
$16.26 - $32.70  
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$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,628  
   
Commission
$1,800  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $3,268  
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).
)
$25,539 - $54,706  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 986
© PayScale, Inc. @ www.payscale.com

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National Average: $37,668

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Electronics Technician Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Electronics Technician in Nashua:
`"$Don't be intimidated by titles."`
All people are the same no matter the title or lot in life. Don't be afraid to make yourself known or speak to upper management folks. You can learn a lot!

Electronics Technician in York:
`"$Be knowledgeable about similar job titles."`
Read and be educated about jobs that work with your particular part of the industry.

Electronics Technician in Fairfax:
`"$Electrical Engineering Internship."`
Be patient and calm. Do your job well. Do not destroy tarnish or metal coatings if working installing something. When you need to create a good product install things well things delicately and not with any harshness.

Electronics Technician in Phoenix:
`"$Always New Things."`
In a R&D Lab there are always new projects, always new technologies, always new ideas. This keeps you fresh, keeps you engaged and keeps you on top of your game.

Electronics Technician in Ravenna:
`"$The Job Is Great, But."`
Definitely do some research into the companies you work for. If they deal with temps on a regular basis. Proceed with caution. EVERY single company I have ever done tech work for that has used temps has a VERY high turnover rate for good reason!

Electronics Technician in Marshall:
`"$Not Too Bad Of A Place To Work."`
Get a good job and experience and then go for a job that you really want to do. If you ever get where you dread going to work then it is time to move on.

Electronics Technician in McKinney:
`"$Educate Yourself Before 45."`
If you want to be sought after for job positions, complete your education to at least a four year before the age of 45. You can do it. You MUST do it !

Key Stats for Electronics Technician

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 189 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
20%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Electronics Technician Salaries

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▲11%


Telecommunications
▲6%


Test Engineering
▲4%


Soldering
▲3%



System Testing
▼0%

Computer Hardware Technician
▼0%

National Average
$38,000

▼3%

▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 189 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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