Average SCADA Technician Hourly Pay

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The average hourly pay for a SCADA Technician is $27.80.
MEDIAN $27.80
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Hourly Rate
$15 - $42
$253 - $5,144
Total Pay
$37,535 - $96,687

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Job Description for SCADA Technician

SCADA Technician Tasks
  • Supervise, support, and maintain data communications across groups.
  • Test equipment for compliance and efficiency.
  • Install, audit, calibrate, and document equipment, servers, networks and other components.
  • Conduct maintenance, upgrade, and improvement operations.

Career Paths

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SCADA Technician
Maintenance Supervisor
Sr. Network Engineer
SCADA Programmer
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for SCADA Technician

Skills in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation, SCADA, Systems Computer/Console Operations and Human-Machine Interface (HMI) are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for SCADA Technician

An early career SCADA Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $20.49 based on 30 salaries. A mid-career SCADA Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $29.89 based on 22 salaries. An experienced SCADA Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $29.40 based on 15 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $34.

Years of Experience

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