Field Technician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$34,000
$21,000
Min 10%
$34,000
Median 50%
$57,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Merit Medical Systems
Highest Paying City
Fremont, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
2.4 years
How much does a field technician make?
Field Technicians in America make, on average, $35,027 a year or $16.84 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 36,000. The top 10 percent earn over $57,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $21,000 annually. Technology companies and Media companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. States with the highest Field Technician salaries include California, Arizona, Nevada, Oregon, and Maryland. The typical tenure for a Field Technician is 2.4 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Technician
$38,397

Average Field Technician Salary By Location

As a Field Technician in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $35,027 per year or $16.84 per hour. Fremont, CA reports the highest annual salary for Field Technicians at 57,016. The average entry-level salary in Fremont, CA is $28,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Field Technician salaries are California, Arizona, Nevada, Oregon, and Maryland. Maine, Tennessee, New Hampshire, North Dakota, and Massachusetts are the lowest earners.

Map of Field Technician Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Field Technician Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Field Technician makes. Most Field Technician jobs are in Technology companies and Technology companies. Merit Medical Systems and NTT Data International are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like Cyient and Curtiss-Wright report highly competitive salaries for Field Technicians.

Average Field Technician Pay By Industry

Wages for Field Technicians can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Technology companies, Energy companies, and Utilities companies pay higher-than-average wages for Field Technicians. Technology companies pay Field Technicians an average salary of $36,956, Energy companies pay $34,731, and Utilities companys come in at $34,708. The average salary for Field Technicians in the Professional industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $33,385.
Industry
Average Salary
Technology
Technology
$36,956
$37k
Energy
Energy
$34,731
$35k
Utilities
Utilities
$34,708
$35k
Construction
Construction
$34,485
$34k
Telecommunication
Telecommunication
$34,342
$34k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$34,031
$34k
Professional
Professional
$33,385
$33k

Field Technician Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Field Technician Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Field Technician can range from $32,711 to $38,693 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

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