The average salary for a Test Technician in United Kingdom is £21,717.
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Job Description for Test Technician
A test technician helps perform key diagnostic and quality tests on their company's products. On an average day, test technicians may respond to error messages, gather data for reports, and perform other routine quality-control tasks, depending on their workplace's needs. Since they often work in a manufacturing setting, some physical labor may be required for installing testing hardware, measuring data, and light product-fabrication work. However, the core of their job is running diagnostic tes…Read more
Test Technician Tasks
- Run tests, develop, and maintain scripts to build and automate hardware.
- Document test results and provide reports.
- Coordinate with development engineers in debugging and troubleshooting problems.
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Popular Skills for Test Technician
Skills in Test Engineering, System Testing, Unit Testing and Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Electronic Troubleshooting.
Pay by Experience Level for Test Technician
An entry-level Test Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £18,404 based on 20 salaries. An early career Test Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £20,849 based on 52 salaries. A mid-career Test Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £22,750 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Test Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £23,069 based on 19 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £27,491.
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