Lead Technician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$84,000
$69,000
Min 10%
$84,000
Median 50%
$101,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Macy's
Highest Paying City
Cupertino, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
3.3 years
How much does a lead technician make?
Lead Technicians in America make an average salary of $84,285 per year or $40.52 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $101,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $70,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Lead Technicians are in Technology companies and Professional companies. California, Washington, West Virginia, Colorado, and New Jersey have the highest paying Lead Technician jobs. The typical tenure for a Lead Technician is 3.3 years.

Average Lead Technician Salary By Location

Lead Technicians in the US makes an average salary of $84,285 per year or $40.52 per hour. The top city when it comes to Lead Technician salaries is Cupertino, CA at $108,867 per year. The average entry-level salary in Cupertino, CA is $78,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Lead Technician salaries are California, Washington, West Virginia, Colorado, and New Jersey. On the other hand, Indiana, Louisiana, Florida, Mississippi, and New Mexico report the lowest wages for Lead Technicians.

Map of Lead Technician Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Lead Technician Salary By Company

Lead Technicians report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Technology companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Macy's and Walmart are the best paying companies for Lead Technicians. Also, companies like Cisco Systems and Adobe pay their Lead Technicians very well.
Company
Average Salary
$149,575
$150k
$149,430
$149k
$148,635
$149k
$147,310
$147k
$146,792
$147k
$144,703
$145k
$143,248
$143k

Average Lead Technician Pay By Industry

Lead Technician salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Retail companies, Finance companies, and Manufacturing companies tend to have the highest salaries for Lead Technicians. Salaries for Lead Technicians in Retail companies average $102,771 annually, while Finance companies and Manufacturing companies pay $97,635 and $85,992, respectively. The average salary for Lead Technicians in the Telecommunication industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $75,450.
Industry
Average Salary
Retail
Retail
$102,771
$103k
Finance
Finance
$97,635
$98k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$85,992
$86k
Health Care
Health Care
$84,907
$85k
Technology
Technology
$76,987
$77k
Non Profits
Non Profits
$76,871
$77k
Telecommunication
Telecommunication
$75,450
$75k

Lead Technician Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Lead Technician Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Lead Technician can range from $63,937 to $126,724 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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Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
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$43,251
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$170,000
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$66,596
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$150,000
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$66,596
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04/15/2020
$42,000
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$31,305
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$140,000
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$100,000
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$50,000
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