Test Technician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$51,000
$36,000
Min 10%
$51,000
Median 50%
$73,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Deloitte
Highest Paying City
Bellevue, WA
Highest Paying State
Idaho
Average Experience Level
3.2 years
How much does a test technician make?
Test Technicians in America make an average salary of $51,992 per year or $25.0 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $73,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $36,000. Technology companies and Manufacturing companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Some of the states with the best Test Technician salaries are Idaho, Washington, Oregon, Alaska, and New York. The typical employment in the position spans 3.2 years.

Average Test Technician Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Test Technician in the United States is $51,992 per year or $25.0 per hour. The top city when it comes to Test Technician salaries is Bellevue, WA at $60,324 per year. The Bellevue, WA average entry-level salary for Test Technicians is $39,000. Idaho, Washington, Oregon, Alaska, and New York are the highest paying states. Virginia, Hawaii, Pennsylvania, North Carolina, and Maryland are at the bottom for competitive pay.

Map of Test Technician Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Test Technician Salary By Company

Test Technicians report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Most Test Technician jobs are in Technology companies and Technology companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Test Technicians are Deloitte and Goldman Sachs. Also, companies like National Instruments and Apple pay their Test Technicians very well.

Average Test Technician Pay By Industry

Test Technician salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our analysis shows that Technology companies, Telecommunication companies, and Manufacturing companies pay higher-than-average wages for Test Technicians. Salaries for Test Technicians in Technology companies average $53,809 annually, while Telecommunication companies and Manufacturing companies pay $53,127 and $52,066, respectively. The types of companies that pay Test Technicians the least are in the Automotive industry, where the average annual salary is $46,327.
Industry
Average Salary
Technology
Technology
$53,809
$54k
Telecommunication
Telecommunication
$53,127
$53k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$52,066
$52k
Professional
Professional
$48,809
$49k
Automotive
Automotive
$46,327
$46k

Test Technician Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Test Technician Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Test Technician can range from $37,801 to $71,952 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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