Average Late-Career Mechanical Engineering Technician Hourly Pay

$30.98
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$1,200
Bonus
$4,900
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The average hourly pay for a Late-Career Mechanical Engineering Technician is $30.98.
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$20.50
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$30.98
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$43.73
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Hourly Rate
$21 - $44
Bonus
$501 - $5,960
Profit Sharing
$0 - $4,900
Total Pay
$44,991 - $88,462

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Job Description for Mechanical Engineering Technician

Mechanical Engineering Technician Tasks
  • Develop and test electrical and engineering equipment from blueprints to operations.
  • Record and analyze data on equipment, tests, and final products.
  • Build, test, and improve equipment to meet requirements.
  • Design and draft detailed drawings and schematics of prototype and existing equipment.

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Popular Skills for Mechanical Engineering Technician

Skills in Maintenance are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include SolidWorks, Microsoft Excel, Autodesk AutoCAD and Engineering Design.

Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineering Technician

An entry-level Mechanical Engineering Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $19.90 based on 26 salaries. An early career Mechanical Engineering Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.22 based on 134 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Engineering Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.70 based on 63 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Engineering Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $25.88 based on 57 salaries.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 280 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.3%
Early Career
47.9%
Mid Career
22.5%
Experienced
20.4%