HVAC Mechanic III Salary in the United States

How much does a HVAC Mechanic III make in the United States? The average HVAC Mechanic III salary in the United States is $61,486 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $55,341 and $68,817. 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

HVAC Mechanic III performs maintenance and service repairs on heating, ventilating, and air conditioning systems. Installs new units or replacement parts for existing units according to specifications and established safety guidelines. Being a HVAC Mechanic III maintains and secures a spare parts inventory including basic maintenance hand and power tools May be required to complete an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Additionally, HVAC Mechanic III typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The HVAC Mechanic III has gained full proficiency in a broad range of activities related to the job. Independently performs a wide range of complex duties under general guidance from supervisors. To be a HVAC Mechanic III typically requires 5-7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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  1. Down a level:

    HVAC Mechanic II

    3 - 5 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

  2. This Job:

    HVAC Mechanic III

    5 - 7 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

  3. Up a level:

    HVAC Supervisor

    3 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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