Instrument Technician with Instrument Control Skills Salary

Median pay for Instrument Technicians with Instrument Control skills is around $22.88 per hour. Men account for the majority of Instrument Technicians with Instrument Control skills who responded to the questionnaire — 84 percent to be exact. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. For the most part, Instrument Technicians with Instrument Control skills enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$32,445 - $82,574
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MEDIAN: $59,030
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$13.96 - $39.82
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MEDIAN: $22.88
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$32,445 - $82,574  
   
Bonus
$0.18 - $7,946  
Profit Sharing
$5,000  
Total Pay (?
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$30,813 - $87,879  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 31
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$22$44$66
Hourly Rate
$13.96 - $39.82  
   
Overtime
$21.14 - $63.30  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.18 - $7,946  
   
Profit Sharing
$5,000  
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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$30,813 - $87,879  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 112

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Pay by Experience Level for Instrument Technician

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


Experience and income seem to be closely related; in general, the survey respondents who had worked for more years reported higher incomes. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $46K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $56K. Instrument Technicians with Instrument Control skills see a median salary of $59K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Survey participants who have worked for more than two decades report bringing in $70K on average.

Key Stats for Instrument Technician

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
23%
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Experience Affects Instrument Technician Salaries

Late-Career
▲25%

Experienced
▲5%

Mid-Career
▼0%

National Average
$56,000

Entry-Level
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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