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Mechanic Instrument Salary

$58,798 (USD)

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Last updated: June 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Mechanic Instrument is $58,798 a year and $28 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Mechanic Instrument is between $42,888 and $72,019. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Repairs, installs, maintains, and adjusts indicating, recording, telemetering, and controlling instruments and test equipment used to control and measure variables, such as pressure, flow, temperature, motion, force, and chemical composition, using precision instruments and hand tools.
Mechanic Instrument Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment

Job family population: 64,380

Estimated population of Mechanic Instrument jobs: 3,580

Rate of error: 1.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Mechanic Instrument Job Listings for United States

Instrument Mechanic
Jun 10
Indian Head, MD, USA
Instrument Mechanic, WG-3359-8/11, Permanent As an Instrument Mechanic, you will troubleshoot, repair, modify, and conduct preventive maintenance on electrical/electronic and mechanical control ...
Instrument Mechanic II - Sturgis, MI Plant (3rd Shift)
Jun 22
Sturgis, MI, USA
Abbott Laboratories
Lead other employees (including directing other instrument technicians or maintenance personnel, providing OJT for people new to the department and recording and communicating shift activity in an ...
Electromechanical Technician
Jun 18
Chandler, AZ, USA
eCom Solutions
This position is responsible for performing incoming testing of customer owned instruments, troubleshooting electronic and mechanical instrument problems and doing calibrations on multiple types of ...
Senior Process Engineer - Richmond, IN Plant (1st Shift)
Apr 30
Richmond, IN, USA
Abbott Laboratories
Provide electrical, mechanical & instrument maintenance support as required * Provide process systems expertise throughout facility * Act as special project engineer in the maintenance area; act as ...
Field Service Technician
Apr 9
Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Process Combustion
Mechanical, instrument, and control panel check out of pipe skids at fabrication shops * Provide post commissioning feedback to PCC Operations that enables continuous improvement of PCC's execution ...
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