HVAC technician

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How much does a HVAC Technician make in the United States?

Average base salary
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20.9k salaries reported, updated at Jul 09, 2020
$23.15
per hour
The average salary for a hvac technician is $23.15 per hour in the United States and $6,562 overtime per year.
Additional compensation
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Overtime
$6,562
per year
Most common benefits
  • Fuel discount
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) matching
  • Disability insurance
  • 401(k)
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Most common benefits for HVAC Technicians

  • Fuel discount
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) matching
  • Disability insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Paid sick time
  • Free flu shots
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 3,909 ratings

53% of HVAC technicians in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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