Demand for service techs is high in US due to which the service technician salary is quite high. Service technician is a person with significant technical and practical knowledge in a particular field and he is trained to provide services such as: routine cleanings and repair of equipment used in his field.
You can earn really high Service Technician Salary if you have some experience of the job. The pay depends on the skills and expertise level.
Average Service Technician Salary 2011 is almost $39,998. This year the figure increased to $40,998, and is expected to increase further. Average bonuses also increased this year, from $3,699 to $4,120
Following are the details of minimum and maximum salary paid to the service technicians:
Minimum salary yearly and hourly:
The minimum amount of salary paid to a service technician is $30,000, per year and $13.49/hourly.
Maximum Salary yearly and hourly:
The maximum amount of salary paid to a service technician is $40,998 per year and $19.63/hourly.
Required tenure to reach maximum salary
Simple diploma from high school is required to become a service technician. Short courses are also available. The more educated the technician is the higher he gets paid.
He must impress the customer personally and professionally in an effective and efficient way and he must be professional in his work and he should learn to work as a team. He must be polite and demonstrate willingness and the ability to work in any given condition along with his team.
Job conducted by a Service Technician:
A technician is someone with advanced practical knowledge of how systems work. The service technician uses this knowledge to provide service and repairs to usually mechanized or complex objects like automobiles, furnaces, plumbing equipment, or computers, and a vast range of others. The service technician can apply for employment in numerous fields.