Instrument and Electronics Technician Salary
For Instrument and Electronics Technicians, hourly average wages total $22.79 per hour. Work is enjoyable for Instrument and Electronics Technicians, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Most have medical and dental plans, and a strong majority have vision insurance. Among survey respondents, men are more common than women; 86 percent of Instrument and Electronics Technicians are male. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.
Job Description for Instrument and Electronics Technician
- Conduct instrument calibration and write calibration reports.
- Inspect and repair electronic and mechanical instruments.
- Provide technical oversight and troubleshooting on instrument applications.
- Maintain and update computer database to track inventory and transactions.
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Pay by Experience Level for Instrument and Electronics Technician
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Experience seems to be a major factor in determining the incomes of Instrument and Electronics Technicians. Respondents with less than five years' experience take home $39K on average. In contrast, those who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably higher average of $55K. For Instrument and Electronics Technicians, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $60K. Instrument and Electronics Technicians who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are only slightly higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years; the more senior group makes around $63K on average.