Control & Instrument Technician III Salary in the United States

How much does a Control & Instrument Technician III make in the United States? The average Control & Instrument Technician III salary in the United States is $99,583 as of August 27, 2023, but the range typically falls between $86,484 and $109,872. 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

Supports the engineering design and development of electrical control and automation systems and devices. Provides setup, configuration, troubleshooting and repair of electrical control systems and prototypes. Assists with testing of systems, devices, and instruments. Documents testing procedures, and measures and records performance results following established methods. Maintains the inventory of supplies and tools used for testing and maintenance. Typically requires an associate degree in engineering or equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Independently performs a wide range of complex duties under general guidance from supervisors. Has gained full proficiency in a broad range of activities related to the job. Typically requires 5-7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2023 Salary.com)

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    Control & Instrument Technician II

    2 - 5 years experience
    Associate's Degree

  2. This Job:

    Control & Instrument Technician III

    5 - 7 years experience
    Associate's Degree

  3. Up a level:

    Control & Instrument Engineering Manager

    5 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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