Service Technician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$39,000
$27,000
Min 10%
$39,000
Median 50%
$55,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
IBM
Highest Paying City
Richmond, CA
Highest Paying State
Massachusetts
Average Experience Level
3.4 years
How much does a service technician make?
As a Service Technician in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $39,558 per year or $19.02 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $55,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $27,000 per year. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Service Technicians are Retail companies and Manufacturing companies. Massachusetts, Maine, Utah, Arizona, and Alaska have the highest paying Service Technician jobs. The typical employment for a Service Technician is 3.4 years.

Average Service Technician Salary By Location

Service Technicians in the United States of America make on average $39,558 a year or $19.02 per hour. The top city when it comes to Service Technician salaries is Richmond, CA at $48,330 per year. The Richmond, CA average entry-level salary for Service Technicians is $25,000. Massachusetts, Maine, Utah, Arizona, and Alaska are the highest paying states. North Carolina, Arkansas, Missouri, South Carolina, and Tennessee have the lowest reported salaries for Service Technicians.

Map of Service Technician Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Service Technician Salary By Company

There is good job security in Service Technician positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Retail companies and Manufacturing companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. IBM and F5 Networks are the highest paying companies. Also, companies like Raytheon and UnitedHealth Group pay their Service Technicians very well.
Company
Average Salary
$85,544
$86k
$64,446
$64k
$58,760
$59k
$56,284
$56k
$55,911
$56k
$55,036
$55k

Average Service Technician Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Service Technician works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Technology companies, Health Care companies, and Manufacturing companies pay higher-than-average wages for Service Technicians. Technology companies pay Service Technicians an average salary of $44,683, Health Care companies pay $41,213, and Manufacturing companys come in at $39,970. The average salary for Service Technicians in the Retail industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $37,646.
Industry
Average Salary
Technology
Technology
$44,683
$45k
Health Care
Health Care
$41,213
$41k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$39,970
$40k
Telecommunication
Telecommunication
$39,840
$40k
Construction
Construction
$37,832
$38k
Retail
Retail
$37,646
$38k

Service Technician Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Service Technician Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Service Technician can range from $36,942 to $43,698 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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Location
Date Added
Salary
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