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Engineer Technician Salary

An Engineer Technician earns an average salary of $51,345 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel.
$35,831 - $76,805
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $51,344
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$13.49 - $30.42
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$35,831 - $76,805  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,071  
Profit Sharing
$650 - $4,680  
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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$31,323 - $74,655  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 269
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$13.49 - $30.42  
   
Overtime
$18.31 - $47.36  
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.
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,071  
   
Profit Sharing
$650 - $4,680  
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).
)
$31,323 - $74,655  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 260
United States (change)

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.

Related Job Salaries

Experience Affects Engineer Technician Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 18%

Late-Career
up arrow 18%


National Average
$49,000


Skills That Affect Engineer Technician Salaries

Microsoft Office
up arrow 14%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 12%


National Average
$49,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 102 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 57% employee benefits None: 13%