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Instrument Repair Technician Salary

The average wage for an Instrument Repair Technician is $15.28 per hour.

$29,361 - $84,563
(Median)
$29K
$41K
$85K
MEDIAN: $40,975
10%
50%
90%

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$11.63 - $24.47
(Median)
$12
$15
$24
MEDIAN: $15.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$29,361 - $84,563  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,894  
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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$24,924 - $60,891  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 18
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$11.63 - $24.47  
   
Overtime
$18.36 - $51.47  
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$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,894  
   
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).
)
$24,924 - $60,891  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 68

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Job Description for Instrument Repair Technician

  • Interact with customers and set expectations about schedule and eventual use of instruments.
  • Repair instruments, calibrating and ensuring performance is within acceptable limits.
  • Inspect equipment and test current state to identify needed repairs, adjustments and parts.
  • Document calibration, repairs, and condition at intake and return.

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Pay by Experience Level for Instrument Repair Technician

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

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Experience Affects Instrument Repair Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 50%

Mid-Career
up arrow 27%

Experienced
up arrow 23%

National Average
$34,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 70%
vision benefits Vision: 50% employee benefits None: 14%
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