The average pay for an Instrument and Electrical Technician is AU$109,714 per year. A skill in instrumentation is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$69,904 - AU$155,292
AU$70K
AU$110K
AU$160K
MEDIAN: AU$108,918
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50%
90%
AU$32.29 - AU$63.74
AU$32
AU$42
AU$64
MEDIAN: AU$42.38
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$160K
Salary AU$69,904 - AU$155,292
Bonus AU$3,200 - AU$39,000
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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AU$68,340 - AU$160,845
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 57
Hourly Data AU$0AU$122
Hourly Rate AU$32.29 - AU$63.74
Overtime AU$58.62 - AU$123
Annual Data AU$0AU$160K
Bonus AU$3,200 - AU$39,000
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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AU$68,340 - AU$160,845
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 43

Job Description for Instrument and Electrical Technician

Instrument and electrical technicians generally work in a factory or plant environment such as manufacturing facilities, processing facilities and plants that deal with chemicals. The technician monitors devices that control processes within the facility, making adjustments either manually or using instruments as necessary. Periodic maintenance is also done by the technician to ensure the instrumentation remains in good working condition. Additionally, the technician sometimes has to conduct troubleshooting to repair the machines when issues arise.

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Instrument and Electrical Technician Tasks

  • Inspect, troubleshoot, and resolve problems with electrical circuits and their connected components.
  • Document maintenance and installations.
  • Configure, install, and test new equipment.

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Pay by Experience Level for Instrument and Electrical Technician

Pay by Experience for an Instrument and Electrical Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Instrument and Electrical Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$98,000 based on 35 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Instrument and Electrical Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$104,000 based on 45 salaries. An experienced Instrument and Electrical Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$118,000 based on 34 salaries. An Instrument and Electrical Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$109,000 based on 20 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$106,122

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

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Key Stats for Instrument and Electrical Technician

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
21%

Experience Affects Instrument and Electrical Technician Salaries

▲12%

▲3%

National Average
AU$106,000

▼2%

▼7%

Skills That Affect Instrument and Electrical Technician Salaries



National Average
AU$106,000

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 94%