Engineer Technician Salary (United States)

An Engineer Technician earns an average salary of $51,652 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Office.
Engineer Technician Total Pay (?
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$36,184 - $77,166
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52K
62K
77K
MEDIAN: $51,651
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Engineer Technician Total Pay (?
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$13.30 - $30.02
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$36,184 - $77,166  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,109  
Profit Sharing
$604 - $5,721  
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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$31,457 - $74,591  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 467
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$13.30 - $30.02  
   
Overtime
$17.82 - $44.90  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,109  
   
Profit Sharing
$604 - $5,721  
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).
)
$31,457 - $74,591  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 467
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Job Description for Engineer Technician
Engineering technician find solutions to technical problems for their organization. They are responsible for tasks such as coming up with cost-effective ways to manufacturing new products, finding vendors for components, developing prototypes, performing risk analysis, and coming up with improvements for products that already exist. Engineering technicians also complete design-control documents, test and validate changes, develop 2D and 3D computer models, and create reports that details the costs of manufacturing a product. These professionals must be able to write quality control documents, test and record the performance of each product design, and perform other tasks depending on the technician's specific field.
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Engineer Technician Tasks
  • Write tests, test protocols, and specifications for results to test products or systems.
  • Build, assemble, or prototype products or systems to enable documentation, feasibility tests and training.
  • Use computer-aided design (CAD) software to create schematics and designs.

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Pay by Experience Level for Engineer Technician
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
Birmingham
up arrow 7%
Houston
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National Average
$49,000
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Experience Affects Engineer Technician Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 18%
Late-Career
up arrow 18%
Mid-Career
up arrow 4%
National Average
$49,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 17%

Skills That Affect Engineer Technician Salaries

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 34%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 16%
Process Improvement
up arrow 7%
Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 2%
Engineering Design
0%
National Average
$49,000
Project Management
up arrow 9%
Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
19%
female alumni
 
Male
81%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
18%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 57% employee benefits None: 12%
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