Installation Technician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$35,000
$24,000
Min 10%
$35,000
Median 50%
$51,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Lockheed Martin
Highest Paying City
Boston, MA
Highest Paying State
Rhode Island
Average Experience Level
2.3 years
How much does an installation technician make?
Installation Technicians in America make an average salary of $36,034 per year or $17.32 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $51,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $24,000 per year. Most Installation Technician jobs are in Technology companies and Manufacturing companies. The top 5 states when it comes to Installation Technician salaries are Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and New York. Most Installation Technicians spend 2.3 years in the position.

Average Installation Technician Salary By Location

Across America, Installation Technicians make on average $36,034 annually or $17.32 hourly. Boston, MA reports the highest Installation Technician salaries at $47,320 per year. The Boston, MA average entry-level salary for Installation Technicians is $29,000. Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and New York are the top 5 highest earning states for Installation Technicians. The lowest earning states are Wyoming, Idaho, Florida, Colorado, and Georgia.

Map of Installation Technician Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Installation Technician Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries an Installation Technician makes. Most Installation Technician jobs are in Technology companies and Technology companies. Lockheed Martin and Hill-Rom Holdings are the highest paying companies. Also, companies like General Electric and Stryker pay their Installation Technicians very well.

Average Installation Technician Pay By Industry

Wages for Installation Technicians can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Technology companies, Manufacturing companies, and Telecommunication companies pay higher-than-average wages for Installation Technicians. Technology companies pay their Installation Technicians the highest wages, averaging $36,806 per year. Manufacturing companies and Telecommunication companies pay well too, at $36,660 and $35,708, respectively. The types of companies that pay Installation Technicians the least are in the Media industry, where the average annual salary is $35,201.
Industry
Average Salary
Technology
Technology
$36,806
$37k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$36,660
$37k
Telecommunication
Telecommunication
$35,708
$36k
Retail
Retail
$35,283
$35k
Media
Media
$35,201
$35k

Installation Technician Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Installation Technician Salary By Experience Level

The salary for an Installation Technician can range from $23,617 to $41,837 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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