Browse Categories

Instrumentation & Electricity Technician Salary

Instrumentation & Electricity Technicians in the United States are largely men, earning an average of $24.85 per hour. Medical benefits are awarded to nearly all, and most earn dental coverage. Job satisfaction for Instrumentation & Electricity Technicians is high. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.
Read More...
$38,785 - $105,701
(Median)
39K
52K
74K
110K
MEDIAN: $59,321
10%
25%
75%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$14.70 - $31.43
(Median)
15
19
25
28
31
MEDIAN: $24.00
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary 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.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$38,785 - $105,701  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,603  
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).
)
$31,851 - $81,034  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 12
National Hourly Rate 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.
)
$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.70 - $31.43  
   
Overtime
$18.00 - $45.82  
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.
)
$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,603  
   
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).
)
$31,851 - $81,034  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 56
United States (change)

Job Description for Instrumentation & Electricity Technician

Generally, instrumentation/electricity technicians maintain equipment and electrical systems in a plant or manufacturing facility and ensure that they are running smoothly. Safety is an important focus of the job to ensure that all systems are safe for workers to use. These technicians also carry out routine maintenance and calibration on various instrumentation systems and other equipment in the facility to ensure that they work at optimal conditions.

Read More...

Instrumentation & Electricity Technician Tasks

  • Coordinate with engineers, technicians, or other personnel to schedule and prioritize work.
  • Determine present or future electrical requirements and coordinate with upper management to better understand them.
  • Repair, maintain, and install electricity, air conditioning, and heating.
  • Guide junior technicians in installations and ensure conformance to operational policies and procedures.

Instrumentation & Electricity Technician Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Experience Affects Instrumentation & Electricity Technician Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

Experienced
up arrow 5%

National Average
$57,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 84%
vision benefits Vision: 62% employee benefits None: 9%