Wind turbine technician

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How much does a Wind Turbine Technician make in the United States?

Average base salary
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186 salaries reported, updated at Jul 07, 2020
$53,152
per year
The average salary for a wind turbine technician is $53,152 per year in the United States and $8,250 overtime per year.
Additional compensation
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Overtime
$8,250
per year
Most common benefits
  • Relocation assistance
  • Paid sick time
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Vision insurance
  • Paid time off
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Most common benefits for Wind Turbine Technicians

  • Relocation assistance
  • Paid sick time
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Vision insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Dental insurance
  • Parental leave
  • Health insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Life insurance
  • Fuel discount
  • Disability insurance
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64% of Wind turbine technicians in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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What degree could a wind turbine technician earn to enhance their career advancement opportunities?

Although higher education isn't a requirement, some candidates go further in their college careers. For advancement opportunities in this area, choose bachelor's degrees in engineering, physics or a related area. Graduate degrees in this field lead to opportunities in technology development, improving the functionality of eco-friendly energy sources as a whole.

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