How much does a Calibration Technician I make in the United States? The average Calibration Technician I salary in the United States is $57,075 as of January 26, 2023, but the range typically falls between $50,213 and $65,841. 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. 

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Calibration Technician I calibrates, maintains, repairs, installs, and troubleshoots instrumentation and equipment used to measure temperature, light, electrical, mechanical, weight, flow, pipette, pressure, and other properties in materials or the environment. Conducts routine inspection and testing to ensure conformance to established calibration standards. Being a Calibration Technician I utilizes calibration software and diagnostic tools to identify faults or non-conformance and to track results. Understands industry and quality concepts and standards such as ISO, GMP, NIST. Additionally, Calibration Technician I requires a high school diploma or graduation from a technical or trade school. May require Certified Calibration Technician (CCT) or Precision Measurement Equipment Laboratory (PMEL). Typically reports to a supervisor. The Calibration Technician I works under moderate supervision. Gaining or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. To be a Calibration Technician I typically requires 1-3 years of related experience, or may need 0 years of experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2023 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Skills associated with Calibration Technician I: Calibration Management Software (CMS), Reading Blueprints/Diagrams, Manufacturing Fabrication, Inspection Software ...More

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