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Surface Mount Technology (SMT) Process Engineering Technician Salary

Surface Mount Technology Process Engineering Technicians in the United States are largely men, earning an average of $19.94 per hour. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. For the most part, Surface Mount Technology Process Engineering Technicians enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$34,816 - $65,476
(Median)
$35K
$44K
$65K
MEDIAN: $44,494
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$13.94 - $26.68
(Median)
$14
$20
$27
MEDIAN: $19.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$34,816 - $65,476  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,959  
Profit Sharing
$1,750 - $6,925  
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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$32,651 - $65,836  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 28
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$13.94 - $26.68  
   
Overtime
$18.15 - $39.98  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,959  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,750 - $6,925  
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).
)
$32,651 - $65,836  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 53
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Job Description for Surface Mount Technology (SMT) Process Engineering Technician

  • Support, develop and provide training on all aspects of SMT equipment where directed.
  • Use quality data to make process improvements and improve yields.
  • Perform programming, troubleshooting, and maintenance of SMT and related machines.

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Pay by Experience Level for Surface Mount Technology (SMT) Process Engineering Technician

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


Experience and pay tend to be weakly linked for Surface Mount Technology Process Engineering Technicians — those with more experience do not necessarily bring in higher earnings. Folks who are navigating the first five years of their careers have a median salary of approximately $42K in this position. Those who have been around for five to 10 years don't get much more, though; the median salary in that group is $42K. On average, Surface Mount Technology Process Engineering Technicians make $48K following one to two decades on the job. After two decades in the workforce, the average Surface Mount Technology Process Engineering Technician generally earns more than ever; median pay for this group is estimated at $56K.

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Experience Affects Surface Mount Technology (SMT) Process Engineering Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 27%

Experienced
up arrow 9%

National Average
$44,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 70%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 13%
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