The average hourly pay for an Experienced HVAC Service Technician with System Repair skills in Los Angeles, California is $32.56.
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What Do HVAC Service Technicians Do?
A heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) service technician starts an appointment with a customer by asking about any problems with the heating, ventilation, and/or air conditioning systems in the client's home or business. From there, the technician will carefully examine the equipment in question to diagnose and troubleshoot the problem. Once the issue is determined, the technician provides the customer with a repair quote and, if authorized, begins to repair or replace defective equ…Read more
HVAC Service Technician Tasks
- Diagnose and troubleshoot problems with HVAC equipment.
- Repair or replace defective equipment, components, or wiring on HVAC equipment.
- Carry out preventative maintenance tasks and inspections on HVAC equipment.
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What Are Popular Skills for HVAC Service Technicians?
Skills that pay less than market rate include Troubleshooting, Maintenance and Commercial.
What is the Pay by Experience Level for HVAC Service Technicians?
An early career HVAC Service Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $20.26 based on 17 salaries. A mid-career HVAC Service Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $24.57 based on 16 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $45.
Pay Difference by Location
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Richmond, Virginia (32.6% less), Charlotte, North Carolina (28.0% less) and Nashville, Tennessee (27.7% less).
Years of Experience
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