The average hourly pay for a SCADA Technician is $27.80.
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Job Description for SCADA Technician
SCADA technicians are responsible for performing electrical and instrumental tasks for their organizations, including troubleshooting all SCADA equipment and processes using expert technical knowledge. They also help to program and implement software changes for switches in installation. These technicians work in industrial environments to verify that all electrical components meet operational requirements and must follow strict safety guidelines to prevent accidents on the job. They wear goggl…Read more
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.
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Popular Skills for SCADA Technician
Avg. Hourly Rate
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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