Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer Salary

A Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer earns an average wage of $18.00 per hour.
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$28,500 - $64,203
(Median)
$28K
$45K
$64K
MEDIAN: $44,615
10%
50%
90%

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$11.93 - $27.02
(Median)
$12
$18
$27
MEDIAN: $17.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$28,500 - $64,203  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,011  
Profit Sharing
$304.10 - $9,863  
Commission
$1,200  
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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$26,032 - $62,993  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 134
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$11.93 - $27.02  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $3.74  
Overtime
$17.05 - $40.65  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,011  
   
Commission
$1,200  
Profit Sharing
$304.10 - $9,863  
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).
)
$26,032 - $62,993  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 872
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Job Description for Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer

A heating, air conditioning, or refrigeration mechanic/installer works with various climate control and ventilation systems in residential, commercial, or industrial settings. Frequently this job is known as an HVAC (for Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning) technician.

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Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer Tasks

  • Communicate with clients, setting expectations, and delivering quality customer service.
  • Test systems and diagnose installation problems to ensure products perform at specifications.
  • Interpret instructions, designs, and schematics.
  • Install heating, air conditioning, ventilation, and refrigeration equipment to company standards.
  • Assemble and connect equipment, thermostats, timers, and other accessories.

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Experience Affects Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 25%

Experienced
up arrow 11%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$41,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 22%

Skills That Affect Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer Salaries

Problem Solving
up arrow 8%

Troubleshooting
up arrow 7%


HVAC System Design
up arrow 1%

National Average
$41,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 188 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 61%
dental benefits
Dental: 35%
medical benefits
Vision: 26%
dental benefits
None: 37%
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