Guitar Technician Salary in the United States

How much does a Guitar Technician make in the United States? The average Guitar Technician salary in the United States is $23,006 as of August 27, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $18,884 and $27,474. 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

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What is a Guitar Technician?

A guitar technician (or 'guitar tech') is a member of a music ensemble's road crew who maintains and sets up the musical equipment for one or more guitarists. Depending on the type and size of band, the guitar tech may be responsible for stringing, tuning, and adjusting electric guitars and acoustic guitars, and maintaining and setting up guitar amplifiers and other related electronic equipment such as effect pedals. Once the guitar equipment has been set up onstage, the guitar tech does a soundcheck to ensure that the equipment is working well. If there are any problems, the guitar tech repl...

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18884
27474
23006

Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

 
 
 
19159
28108
23320
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Guitar Technician in the United States. The base salary for Guitar Technician ranges from $18,884 to $27,474 with the average base salary of $23,006. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $19,159 to $28,108 with the average total cash compensation of $23,320.

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