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 $46,454 as of June 28, 2021, but the range typically falls between $40,463 and $54,989. 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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25% $40,463 10% $35,010 90% $62,760 75% $54,989 $46,454 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Electrical Engineering Technician I

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 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
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City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
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City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
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City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 20.3%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
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