Design Technician

Design Technician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$55,000
$32,000
Min 10%
$55,000
Median 50%
$95,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Arup Group
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
3.5 years
How much does a design technician make?
The national average salary for a Design Technician in the United States is $55,639 per year or $26.75 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $95,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $32,000. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Design Technicians are Professional companies and Construction companies. Alaska, Washington, California, District of Columbia, and North Dakota are some of the states with the best Design Technician salaries in the US. Most Design Technicians spend 3.5 years in the position.
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Technician
$36,954
Drafter
$45,694

Average Design Technician Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Design Technician in the United States is $55,639 per year or $26.75 per hour. Design Technicians make the most in San Francisco, CA at about $101,975 per year. The San Francisco, CA average entry-level salary for Design Technicians is $51,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Design Technician salaries are Alaska, Washington, California, District of Columbia, and North Dakota. New Mexico, Delaware, West Virginia, Tennessee, and Alabama are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$101,975
2
Everett, WA
$97,084
3
Washington, DC
$78,290
4
Portland, OR
$73,511
5
Las Vegas, NV
$72,143

Average Design Technician Salary By Company

Design Technicians can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Most Design Technician jobs are in Professional companies and Professional companies. Companies like Arup Group or PVH will get you the highest pay packages. Companies like Jacobs Engineering Group and AT&T also pay high salaries to their Design Technicians.

Average Design Technician Pay By Industry

Wages for Design Technicians can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Technology companies, Construction companies, and Professional companies pay higher-than-average wages for Design Technicians. Technology companies pay their Design Technicians the highest wages, averaging $57,869 per year. Construction companies and Professional companies pay well too, at $57,319 and $54,905, respectively. The average salary for Design Technicians in the Retail industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $53,092.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Technology
$57,869
2
Construction
$57,319
3
Professional
$54,905
4
Manufacturing
$54,356
5
Retail
$53,092

Recently Added Design Technician Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Essential Personnel, Inc.
Design Technician
01/30/2020
$35,000
Robert Half
Design Technician
01/28/2020
$45,914
State of North Carolina
Design Technician
01/26/2020
$36,677
Randstad
Design Technician
01/25/2020
$50,000
01/24/2020
$51,210
01/23/2020
$51,210
Robert Half
Design Technician
01/23/2020
$50,000
Aventure Staffing
Design Technician
01/15/2020
$38,000
Selectek
Design Technician
01/14/2020
$39,653
Selectek
Design Technician
01/09/2020
$37,566
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