The average Electronics Technician with Unit Testing skills can expect to rake in roughly $18.63 per hour. Cash earnings for Electronics Technicians with Unit Testing skills — including $3K in bonuses and $7K in profit sharing proceeds near the top of the pay scale — generally stretch from $29K to $66K depending on individual performance. Geographic location is the main element affecting pay for this group — the specific employer and experience level are driving factors as well. A strong majority report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a majority collect dental insurance. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$31,314 - $69,417
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MEDIAN: $49,245
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$13.28 - $27.86
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$31,314 - $69,417  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,299  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $7,450  
Commission
$1,200  
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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$28,940 - $65,891  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 195
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$13.28 - $27.86  
   
Overtime
$18.41 - $45.31  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,299  
   
Commission
$1,200  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $7,450  
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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$28,940 - $65,891  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 578

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Pay by Experience Level for Electronics Technician

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


Experience and income seem to be closely related; in general, the survey respondents who had worked for more years reported higher incomes. The median compensation for relatively untried workers is $36K; in the five-to-10 year group, it's higher at around $42K. On average, Electronics Technicians with Unit Testing skills make $50K following one to two decades on the job. Electronics Technicians with Unit Testing skills who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are only slightly higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years; the more senior group makes around $55K on average.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $43,099

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Electronics Technicians with Unit Testing skills, busy Virginia Beach offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 45 percent above the national average. Electronics Technicians with Unit Testing skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Boston (+39 percent), Baltimore (+28 percent), Oklahoma City (+24 percent), and San Diego (+15 percent). Jacksonville is the lowest-paying area, 18 percent south of the national average. Two other places where employers salaries are below the median are Cleveland and Atlanta (15 percent lower).

Key Stats for Electronics Technician

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 148 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
19%
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Experience Affects Electronics Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 28%

Experienced
up arrow 17%

National Average
$43,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

Entry-Level
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 148 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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