Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Corrosion Technician is $27.11
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Corrosion Technicians?
An entry-level Corrosion Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $20.13 based on 11 salaries. An early career Corrosion Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $23.64 based on 97 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Corrosion Technicians Do?
Corrosion technicians inspect piping for damage from corrosion and also install corrosion control systems in new piping. Some of these systems may be underground or underwater, and the ability to operate equipment such as electronic pipe locators and a remotely operated vehicle may occasionally be necessary.
Troubleshooting tests must carried out to identify any issues that are present, and these technicians also analyze field data to determine structures' conditions and prepare reports for …Read more
- Install, test and evaluate cathodic protection systems.
- Design, install and maintain corrosion control systems.
- Develop and maintain records for all surveys, tests, reports and other corrosion related documentation.