Mechanical Engineering Technician III Salary in the United States

How much does a Mechanical Engineering Technician III make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Mechanical Engineering Technician III in the United States is $30 as of May 31, 2019, but the range typically falls between $26 and $34. Hourly rate 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

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Mechanical Engineering Technician III assists mechanical engineers in the planning and testing of mechanical components, equipment, and machinery, such as engines, instruments, controls, robots, machines, etc. Helps prepare proposals and cost estimates. Estimates work load to establish completion dates. Being a Mechanical Engineering Technician III requires a high school degree or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. To be a Mechanical Engineering Technician III typically requires 3-5 years of related experience. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. Works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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