Average Electronics Technician Hourly Pay

$21.01
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$1,027
Bonus
$1,536
Commission
$1,463
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The average hourly pay for an Electronics Technician is $21.01.
10%
$14.21
MEDIAN
$21.01
90%
$31.90
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Hourly Rate
$14 - $32
Bonus
$1 - $5,077
Profit Sharing
$287 - $5,215
Commission
$100 - $10,174
Total Pay
$31,106 - $72,713
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What Do Electronics Technicians Do?

Electronics Technician Tasks
  • Troubleshoot electro-mechanical assemblies to the component level.
  • Develop and document test processes for electronic equipment.
  • Perform minor soldering and electronic repair.
  • Design and document minor electronics and cable assemblies.
  • Utilize various electronic test equipment, such as meters, oscilloscopes and power supplies.

Job Satisfaction for Electronics Technician

3.7 out of 5
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The top respondents for the job title Electronics Technician are from the companies U.S. Navy, Northrop Grumman Corporation and Lockheed Martin Corp. Reported salaries are highest at U.S. Navy where the average pay is $44.21. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include AT&T Inc. and U.S. Postal Service (USPS), earning around $32.25 and $31.64, respectively. Lockheed Martin Corp pays the lowest at around $21.65. Northrop Grumman Corporation and L-3 Communications also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $25.41 and $28.50, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Electronics Technicians?

Skills in Electronic Troubleshooting, Electronic Equipment Installation, System Repair, Systems Troubleshooting and Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Electronics Technicians?

An entry-level Electronics Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.82 based on 173 salaries. An early career Electronics Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.97 based on 1,642 salaries. A mid-career Electronics Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.41 based on 1,328 salaries. An experienced Electronics Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $23.77 based on 1,500 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $25.
Employees with Electronics Technician in their job title in San Diego, California earn an average of 17.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Atlanta, Georgia (14.0% more) and Minneapolis, Minnesota (14.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (6.7% less), Dallas, Texas (5.5% less) and Houston, Texas (0.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 6,117 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.8%
Early Career
26.8%
Mid Career
21.7%
Experienced
24.5%
Late Career
24.1%