Electrical Technician with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation Skills Salary

Electrical Technicians with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation skills can expect to earn an average of $22.28 per hour. With some bonuses approaching $5K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $8K, overall incomes of Electrical Technicians with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation skills spread between $32K and $78K depending on individual performance. Most Electrical Technicians with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation skills like their work and job satisfaction is high. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$34,340 - $82,381
$34K
$52K
$82K
MEDIAN: $51,600
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$14.99 - $30.97
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$0$82K
Salary $34,340 - $82,381
Bonus $0.00 - $6,787
Profit Sharing $964 - $7,660
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$32,094 - $77,644
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 46
Hourly Data $0$46
Hourly Rate $14.99 - $30.97
Overtime $22.59 - $46.24
Annual Data $0$77K
Bonus $0.00 - $6,787
Profit Sharing $964 - $7,660
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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$32,094 - $77,644
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 201

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Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Technician

Pay by Experience for an Electrical Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Electrical Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 98 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An 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 $50,000 based on 67 salaries. An experienced Electrical Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 64 salaries. An 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 $63,000 based on 42 salaries.

Key Stats for Electrical Technician

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 57 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
22%
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Experience Affects Electrical Technician Salaries

Late-Career
▲20%

Experienced
▲12%

National Average
$52,000

Mid-Career
▼5%

Entry-Level
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 57 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 15%
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