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Average Composite Technician Hourly Pay

$17.73
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$1,100
Bonus
$1,200
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The average hourly pay for a Composite Technician is $17.73.
10%
$13.37
MEDIAN
$17.73
90%
$26.19
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Hourly Rate
$13 - $26
Bonus
$52 - $2,909
Profit Sharing
$750 - $1,650
Total Pay
$28,956 - $59,100
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What Do Composite Technicians Do?

Composite Technician Tasks
  • Assemble, fabricate and repair products from composite parts and materials.
  • Track, record and document work, materials, and products.
  • Fabricate and prepare molds.
  • Lay out composite materials for molding.

Job Satisfaction for Composite Technician

3.7 out of 5
(110)
Highly Satisfied
5Reviews
The top respondents for the job title Composite Technician are from the companies General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc, Spacex and Spirit Aerosystems, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at General Atomics where the average pay is $26.26. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Northrop Grumman Corporation and Spacex, earning around $23.00 and $22.49, respectively. Spirit Aerosystems, Inc. pays the lowest at around $15.11. Meggitt Aerospace and General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $17.72 and $18.82, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Composite Technicians?

Skills in Precision Measurement, Mold Making, Team Leadership and Composite Fillings are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Composite Materials.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Composite Technicians?

An entry-level Composite Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.45 based on 28 salaries. An early career Composite Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.87 based on 225 salaries. A mid-career Composite Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.88 based on 120 salaries. An experienced Composite Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.89 based on 77 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $27.
Employees with Composite Technician in their job title in Fort Worth, Texas earn an average of 35.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (15.0% more) and Los Angeles, California (12.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Ogden, Utah (12.7% less), Salt Lake City, Utah (3.7% less) and Wichita, Kansas (3.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 475 survey responses.
Entry Level
5.9%
Early Career
47.4%
Mid Career
25.3%
Experienced
16.2%
Late Career
5.3%