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Assembly Technician Salary

$35,627 (USD)

Average Salary

$17/hr

Average Hourly

$520

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 08, 2019

The average pay for an Assembly Technician is $35,627 a year and $17 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Assembly Technician is between $27,146 and $42,586. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Assembly Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Inspects, adjusts, and repairs punched-card office machines, such as interpreters, collators, proof machines for banks, and card punches, using handtools and test equipment: reads machine assembly specifications, such as charts, blueprints, schematic diagrams, and engineering specifications to determine requirements, such as drive speed, timing of card feed and output, and installation of special features ordered by customer.
  • Operates machine, using prepunched cards, to observe and listen to operation of moving parts, to measure clearances and contact gaps, and to measure voltages and continuity, using voltmeter, ohmmeter, and test lights.
  • Adjusts clearance of moving parts, electrical contact gaps, and alignment of printing units and contact brush units to meet specifications, using tools, such as screwdrivers, wrenches, feeler gauges, and special fixtures.
  • Repairs assembly errors noted by quality control personnel.
  • May install hardware, drill holes, and insert pins to complete assembly prior to final testing of machine.
  • May train workers in assembly operations.
Assembly Technician Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other

Job family population: 1,354,150

Estimated population of Assembly Technician jobs: 70,849

Rate of error: 1.0%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$41,301
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or simply America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), it is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe. Most of the country is located in central North America between Canada and Mexico. With an estimated population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the...

Assembly Technician Job Listings for United States

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Finish Assembly Technician
Dec 6
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The Final Assembly Technician pulls fasteners and hardware from inventory required for assembling customer order including, but not limited to, wiring and electrical components, screws, bolts ...
Assembly Technician
Dec 5
Ashland, VA, USA
Pallet Machinery Services
We are seeking an Assembly Technician to become an integral part of our team! Position Summary: • Perform Installation, Repair, Testing, Maintenance and Servicing of Machines • Provide Customer ...
A&P Licensed Assembly Technician
Dec 4
Lafayette, IN, USA
Modis - E9269
There is a position open through Modis with one of our top engineering clients as an Assembly Technician position in Lafayette, IN. If you are interested in this position, please click APPLY NOW or ...

The average pay for an Assembly Technician is $35,627 a year and $17 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Assembly Technician is between $27,146 and $42,586. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Assembly Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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