Hvac Technician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$50,000
$36,000
Min 10%
$50,000
Median 50%
$68,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
The Walt Disney Company
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
Nevada
Average Experience Level
3.7 years
How much does a hvac technician make?
The national average salary for a Hvac Technician in the United States is $50,387 per year or $24.22 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $36,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $68,000. The most abundant employment opportunities for Hvac Technicians are in Construction companies and Retail companies. Nevada, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Maryland, and Massachusetts are some of the states with the best Hvac Technician salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Hvac Technician is 3.7 years.

Average Hvac Technician Salary By Location

Across America, Hvac Technicians make on average $50,387 annually or $24.22 hourly. The city with the highest Hvac Technician salary is San Jose, CA at $64,789 per year. Even an entry-level Hvac Technician makes $39,000 per year in San Jose, CA. Some of the states with the best Hvac Technician salaries are Nevada, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, and California. The lowest earning states are Indiana, Arkansas, North Carolina, Tennessee, and Florida.

Map of Hvac Technician Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Hvac Technician Salary By Company

Hvac Technicians report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Construction companies and Retail companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The Walt Disney Company and Verizon are the highest paying companies. Companies like Central Air Conditioning Co. and ADVANCED AIR also report very competitive wages for Hvac Technicians.

Average Hvac Technician Pay By Industry

Wages for Hvac Technicians can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Construction companies, Retail companies, and Professional companies tend to have the highest salaries for Hvac Technicians. Construction companies pay their Hvac Technicians the highest wages, averaging $59,052 per year. Retail companies and Professional companies pay well too, at $48,704 and $48,642, respectively. The average salary for Hvac Technicians in the Energy industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $40,062.
Industry
Average Salary
Construction
Construction
$59,052
$59k
Retail
Retail
$48,704
$49k
Professional
Professional
$48,642
$49k
Real Estate
Real Estate
$47,941
$48k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$46,894
$47k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$44,304
$44k
Energy
Energy
$40,062
$40k

Hvac Technician Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Hvac Technician Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Hvac Technician can range from $33,126 to $62,067 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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Salary
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