Entry-Level Electronics Technician Salary

The average wage for an Entry-Level Electronics Technician is $16.48 per hour. A skill in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation is associated with high pay for this job.

$27,102 - $61,435
$27K
$42K
$61K
MEDIAN: $41,849
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$12.00 - $24.64
$12
$17
$25
MEDIAN: $17.02
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$0$61K
Salary $27,102 - $61,435
Bonus $0.00 - $4,051
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $3,523
Commission $1,200
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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$25,633 - $57,240
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 369
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $12.00 - $24.64
Hourly Tips $1.50
Overtime $17.53 - $35.08
Annual Data $0$57K
Bonus $0.00 - $4,051
Commission $1,200
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $3,523
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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$25,633 - $57,240
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,134

Electronics Technician Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Electronics Technician

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $38,556

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Electronics Technician Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Electronics Technician in Nashua:
"Don't be intimidated by titles."
All people are the same no matter the title or lot in life. Don't be afraid to make yourself known or speak to upper management folks. You can learn a lot!

Electronics Technician in York:
"Be knowledgeable about similar job titles."
Read and be educated about jobs that work with your particular part of the industry.

Electronics Technician in Mesa:
"Too much to write down at the moment."
It's a really good career field to start in.

Electronics Technician in Tampa:
"Electronics."
Pay attention to the basics while in school.

Electronics Technician in Chicago:
"The demand to be a "multi-trades" electrician (and mechanic)"
Safety first!!! Always! Keep your head on a swivel! Obey all OSHA standards. Watch out for your co-workers. Learn as much as you can.

Electronics Technician in Radford:
Get on-the-job experience while going to school if possible.

Electronics Technician in Fairfax:
"Electrical Engineering Internship."
Be patient and calm. Do your job well. Do not destroy tarnish or metal coatings if working installing something. When you need to create a good product install things well things delicately and not with any harshness.

Key Stats for Electronics Technician

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 262 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
20%

Skills That Affect Electronics Technician Salaries

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▲9%


Telecommunications
▲4%


Test Engineering
▲1%

Soldering
▲1%



National Average
$39,000


System Testing
▼2%

Computer Hardware Technician
▼3%

▼5%

▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 262 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 22%