An HVAC Technician in Los Angeles, California earns an average wage of $22.50 per hour. Experience strongly influences salary for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. A skill in Controls is associated with high pay for this job.

$14.00 - $35.50
(Median)
$14
$22
$36
MEDIAN: $22.00
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Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.00 - $35.50  
   
Overtime
$39.20  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
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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$30,197 - $80,429  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 24
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Experience Affects HVAC Technician Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 36%


National Average
$47,000


Skills That Affect HVAC Technician Salaries

Controls
up arrow 24%

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 10%

Systems Troubleshooting
up arrow 7%

Technical Services
up arrow 5%

National Average
$47,000

System Repair
up arrow 5%

Commercial
up arrow 5%

Maintenance
up arrow 9%

Troubleshooting
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
medical benefits
Vision: 45%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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