The average pay for an Engineering Technician in San Jose, California is $29.12 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Troubleshooting, Microsoft Excel, Systems Troubleshooting, and Maintenance.

$54,045 - $83,032
$73K
MEDIAN: $72,900
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$20.18 - $41.26
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$29
$41
MEDIAN: $29.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$72,900  
   
Bonus
$1,750  
Total Pay (?
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$42,076 - $92,937  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$22$44$66
Hourly Rate
$20.18 - $41.26  
   
Overtime
$30.70 - $64.97  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,750  
   
Total Pay (?
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$42,076 - $92,937  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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About San Jose, California

Santa Clara County, California
1,026,919
Male:
518,317 (50.5%)
Female:
508,602 (49.5%)
San Jose (/ˌsæn hoʊˈzeɪ/; Spanish for Saint Joseph), originally Pueblo de San José de Guadalupe and officially the City of San José, is the third-largest city by population in California, the tenth-largest by population in the United States, and the county seat of Santa Clara County. San Jose is the largest city within the Bay Area and the largest city in Northern California. Before the arrival of the Spanish, the area around San Jose was inhabited by the Ohlone people. San Jose was founded on November 29, 1777, as San José de Guadalupe, the first civilian town in the Spanish colony of Alta California. The city served as a farming community to support Spanish military installations at San Francisco and Monterey. When California gained statehood in 1850, San Jose became the capital. After more than 150 years as a small farming community, the San Jose area in the mid-20th century contained some of...
San Jose:
$91,451
California:
$64,500
$1,757
San Jose:
$717,100
California:
$449,100
4.1%

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Pay by Experience Level for Engineering Technician

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

Key Stats for Engineering Technician

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
38%
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Experience Affects Engineering Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 23%

National Average
$63,000

Experienced
up arrow 5%

Mid-Career
up arrow 14%

Entry-Level
up arrow 22%

Skills That Affect Engineering Technician Salaries

Troubleshooting
up arrow 39%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 22%

Systems Troubleshooting
up arrow 16%

Maintenance
up arrow 13%

Test Engineering
up arrow 4%

Data Analysis
up arrow 4%

Technical Analysis
0%

National Average
$63,000

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
38%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 84%
dental benefits
None:
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