Average Engineer Technician Hourly Pay

$21.28
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$1,400
Bonus
$1,100
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The average hourly pay for an Engineer Technician is $21.28.
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$14.90
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$21.28
90%
$29.50
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Hourly Rate
$15 - $30
Bonus
$201 - $5,888
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$514 - $2,017
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$33,943 - $66,757
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What Do Engineer Technicians Do?

Engineer Technician Tasks
  • Use computer-aided design (CAD) software to create schematics and designs.
  • Build, assemble, or prototype products or systems to enable documentation, feasibility tests and training.
  • Write tests, test protocols, and specifications for results to test products or systems.

Job Satisfaction for Engineer Technician

3.9 out of 5
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What Are Popular Skills for Engineer Technicians?

Skills in Microsoft Office, Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD) and Electronic Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Engineering Design and Microsoft Excel.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Engineer Technicians?

An entry-level Engineer Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $18.29 based on 15 salaries. An early career Engineer Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.76 based on 110 salaries. A mid-career Engineer Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.40 based on 56 salaries. An experienced Engineer Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $24.44 based on 52 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $24.
Employees with Engineer Technician in their job title in San Diego, California earn an average of 23.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Austin, Texas (19.0% more) and Rochester, New York (12.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Tampa, Florida (42.6% less), Lafayette, Louisiana (20.1% less) and Houston, Texas (4.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 271 survey responses.
Entry Level
5.5%
Early Career
40.6%
Mid Career
20.7%
Experienced
19.2%
Late Career
14.0%