Irrigation Technician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$33,000
$26,000
Min 10%
$33,000
Median 50%
$40,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Boston, MA
Highest Paying State
Massachusetts
Average Experience Level
2.5 years
How much does an irrigation technician make?
Irrigation Technicians in America make an average salary of $33,177 per year or $15.95 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $40,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $26,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Irrigation Technicians are in Construction companies and Hospitality companies. Massachusetts, Washington, California, Oregon, and Connecticut are some of the states with the best Irrigation Technician salaries in the US. Most Irrigation Technicians spend 2.5 years in the position.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Technician
$38,397

Average Irrigation Technician Salary By Location

Irrigation Technicians in the United States of America make on average $33,177 a year or $15.95 per hour. Irrigation Technicians make the most in Boston, MA at about $39,871 per year. Not only that, Boston, MA also has an average entry-level salary of $28,000. Massachusetts, Washington, California, Oregon, and Connecticut are the states with the highest payscale for Irrigation Technicians. South Dakota, Louisiana, Alabama, Arkansas, and Mississippi are at the bottom for competitive pay.

Map of Irrigation Technician Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Irrigation Technician Salary By Company

Irrigation Technician jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Irrigation Technicians are Construction companies and Hospitality companies. Irrigation Technicians at Fort Worth Independent School District and University of North Carolina report the highest salaries. In addition, companies like North Carolina Central University and University of Colorado Colorado Springs report highly competitive salaries for Irrigation Technicians.

Average Irrigation Technician Pay By Industry

Wages for Irrigation Technicians can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Manufacturing companies, Construction companies, and Non Profits companies pay higher-than-average wages for Irrigation Technicians. Salaries for Irrigation Technicians in Manufacturing companies average $33,545 annually, while Construction companies and Non Profits companies pay $33,356 and $33,316, respectively. At $31,970, the average salary for Irrigation Technicians in the Retail industry is lower than other industries.
Industry
Average Salary
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$33,545
$34k
Construction
Construction
$33,356
$33k
Non Profits
Non Profits
$33,316
$33k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$32,990
$33k
Retail
Retail
$31,970
$32k

Irrigation Technician Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Irrigation Technician Salary By Experience Level

The salary for an Irrigation Technician can range from $22,681 to $48,024 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.

Recently Added Irrigation Technician Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Conserva Irrigation-Huntsville Al
Lead Irrigation Technician
04/17/2020
$37,566
Barracuda Staffing
Irrigation Technician
04/08/2020
$29,218
Conserva Irrigation-Twin Cities
Lead Irrigation Technician
03/30/2020
$35,000
Phoenix Union High School District
SY-Irrigation Technician (CC #3039)
03/27/2020
$36,710
Brightview
Irrigation Technician
03/26/2020
$52,175
Albuquerque Public Schools
Senior Trades: Irrigation Technician D6
03/25/2020
$32,411
DJ's Landscape Management
Irrigation Technician
03/25/2020
$33,392
Irrigation Tech
03/17/2020
$33,392
TLP-Irrigation Technician
03/12/2020
$37,566
Irrigation Tech
03/06/2020
$26,088
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