The average hourly pay for a Late-Career Irrigation Technician is $19.32.
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Job Description for Irrigation Technician
Irrigation technicians are responsible for the installation and maintenance of irrigation systems. The job requires regular physical labor outdoors in a variety of weather conditions. Maintenance tasks performed by the irrigation technician includes replacing and repairing valves, installing timers and clocks, locating existing irrigation zones and lines, repairing pumps, and "winterizing" equipment if the location warrants it. The job often requires irrigation technicians to consult blueprints …Read more
Irrigation Technician Tasks
- Install, inspect, maintain, diagnose and repair irrigation systems.
- Document work performed and equipment/supplies utilized.
- Set irrigation timer controls and maintenance schedules.
- Read plans to install irrigation systems according to specifications.
- Visit sites and make recommendations about irrigation placement and type.
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Pay by Experience Level for Irrigation Technician
An entry-level Irrigation Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.75 based on 11 salaries. An early career Irrigation Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.98 based on 291 salaries. A mid-career Irrigation Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.06 based on 200 salaries. An experienced Irrigation Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.48 based on 249 salaries.
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