Engineering technician salary in United States
How much does an Engineering Technician make in the United States?
Average base salary
The average salary for a engineering technician is $25.99 per hour in the United States and $8,375 overtime per year.3.1k salaries reported, updated at November 24, 2022
Salaries by years of experience in the United States
|Years of experience||Per hour|
|Less than 1 year|
|1 to 2 years|
|3 to 5 years|
|6 to 9 years|
|More than 10 years|
Top companies for Engineering Technicians in United States
Highest paying cities for Engineering Technicians near United States
Where can an Engineering Technician earn more?Compare salaries for Engineering Technicians in different locations
Best-paid skills and qualifications for Engineering Technicians
Surface Mount Technology(earn +28.30% more)
The jobs requiring this skill have decrease by 0.12% since 2018. Engineering Technicians with this skill earn +28.30% more than the average base salary, which is $25.99 per hour.
|Year||Number of job openings on Indeed requiring this skill||Change from previous year|
|2012||805||increase by 805|
|2013||2296||increase by 185.22%|
|2014||2462||increase by 7.23%|
|2015||1181||decrease by 52.03%|
|2016||965||decrease by 18.29%|
|2017||756||decrease by 21.66%|
|2018||869||increase by 14.95%|
|2019||868||decrease by 0.12%|
Most common benefits for Engineering Technicians
- 401(k) matching
- Dental insurance
- Disability insurance
- Employee assistance program
- Employee discount
- Flexible schedule
- Flexible spending account
- Health insurance
- Health savings account
- Life insurance
- Paid time off
- Parental leave
- Referral program
- Retirement plan
- Tuition reimbursement
- Vision insurance
Salary satisfactionBased on 1,914 ratings
56% of Engineering Technicians in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.
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Common questions about salaries for an Engineering Technician
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