Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for an HVAC Installer is $17.29
What is the Pay by Experience Level for HVAC Installers?
An entry-level HVAC Installer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.87 based on 42 salaries. An early career HVAC Installer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.67 based on 299 salaries. A mid-career …Read more
What Do HVAC Installers Do?
HVAC installers are responsible for successfully installing HVAC equipment for their organization. They are in charge of troubleshooting electrical circuits, pipes, and system components as needed. They replace air conditioning, heating, and refrigeration equipment as needed, as well as test connections for leakage and pressure problems. Among their main responsibilities are installing and connecting thermostats and humidstats using hand tools, as well as verifying correct functioning of …Read more
- Repair and rebuild complex commercial HVAC and environmental systems, touring and inspecting regularly.
- Keep all HVAC and mechanical rooms clean, orderly, and organized.
- Calibrate thermostats and ensure appropriate temperatures are maintained.
- Oversee outside contractors and HVAC technicians to ensure timely service and performance.