Engineering Technician with Troubleshooting Skills Salary

Engineering Technicians with Troubleshooting skills take home an average $21.11 per hour. Total cash compensation to Engineering Technicians with Troubleshooting skills bottoms out near $35K and approaches $77K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $6K from bonuses and almost $7K from profit sharing. Residence is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by years of experience. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a large number earn dental coverage. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$38,769 - $77,456
(Median)
$39K
$52K
$77K
MEDIAN: $52,496
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$14.86 - $31.00
(Median)
$15
$21
$31
MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$38,769 - $77,456  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,531  
Profit Sharing
$750 - $6,500  
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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$34,501 - $76,756  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 236
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.86 - $31.00  
   
Overtime
$21.52 - $46.93  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,531  
   
Profit Sharing
$750 - $6,500  
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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$34,501 - $76,756  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 481
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Pay by Experience Level for Engineering Technician

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


Experience and pay tend to be weakly linked for Engineering Technicians with Troubleshooting skills — those with more experience do not necessarily bring in higher earnings. The average inexperienced worker earns $43K, and someone who has worked for five to 10 years can expect a bigger median salary of $49K. Engineering Technicians with Troubleshooting skills who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $57K. Veterans who have surpassed the 20-year mark may make only slightly more than those who are navigating the mid-career stage; the more senior group reports median earnings of around $63K.

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Experience Affects Engineering Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 26%

Experienced
up arrow 14%

National Average
$50,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 169 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
medical benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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