Engineering Technician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$63,000
$39,000
Min 10%
$63,000
Median 50%
$100,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
BP America
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
4.0 years
How much does an engineering technician make?
The national average salary for an Engineering Technician in the U.S. is $63,226 annually or $30.4 hourly. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 61,000. The top 10 percent earn over $100,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $39,000 annually. Professional companies and Technology companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. California, Idaho, Nevada, Utah, and New Mexico are some of the states with the best Engineering Technician salaries in the US. The typical tenure for an Engineering Technician is 4.0 years.

Average Engineering Technician Salary By Location

Across America, Engineering Technicians make on average $63,226 annually or $30.4 hourly. Working in San Francisco, CA as an Engineering Technician will pay you the highest wages at around $93,093 per year. Even as an entry-level Engineering Technician, you will make $55,000 per year in San Francisco, CA. The top 5 states with the highest reported Engineering Technician salaries are California, Idaho, Nevada, Utah, and New Mexico. The lowest earning states are South Dakota, Wisconsin, Tennessee, Indiana, and Florida.

Map of Engineering Technician Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Engineering Technicians earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Engineering Technician Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries an Engineering Technician makes. Most Engineering Technician jobs are in Professional companies and Professional companies. BP America and Capital Group are the best paying companies for Engineering Technicians. Also, companies like ConocoPhillips and Apple pay their Engineering Technicians very well.
Company
Average Salary
$105,217
$105k
$100,404
$100k
$99,958
$100k
$99,138
$99k
$98,280
$98k
$97,755
$98k

Average Engineering Technician Pay By Industry

Wages for Engineering Technicians can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Automotive companies, Construction companies, and Technology companies pay higher-than-average wages for Engineering Technicians. Salaries for Engineering Technicians in Automotive companies average $63,988 annually, while Construction companies and Technology companies pay $63,754 and $63,442, respectively. At $61,475, the average salary for Engineering Technicians in the Transportation industry is lower than other industries.
Industry
Average Salary
Automotive
Automotive
$63,988
$64k
Construction
Construction
$63,754
$64k
Technology
Technology
$63,442
$63k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$63,089
$63k
Transportation
Transportation
$61,475
$61k

Engineering Technician Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Engineering Technician Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
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$62,506
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$42,852
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$24,460
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$50,088
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$50,651
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