Electrical Engineering Technician I Salary in the United States

How much does an Electrical Engineering Technician I make in the United States? The average Electrical Engineering Technician I salary in the United States is $44,423 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $38,691 and $52,571. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Electrical Engineering Technician I assists in installing and checking experimental and operational electrical machinery, equipment, circuitry, and components according to established procedures and specifications. Responsible for routine testing and/or maintenance of electrical systems and equipment. Being an Electrical Engineering Technician I documents daily operation activities and records tools and materials inventory. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Additionally, Electrical Engineering Technician I typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Electrical Engineering Technician I possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Electrical Engineering Technician I

    0 - 1 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

  2. Up a level:

    Electrical Engineering Technician II

    1 - 3 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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