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Mechanical Test Technician Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$92,057 (USD)

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The average pay for a Mechanical Test Technician is $92,057 a year and $44 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Mechanical Test Technician is between $65,556 and $113,881. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Fabricates test structures and installs electronic recording instruments according to schematics, blueprints, and engineering specifications, to provide test facilities for research on aircraft arresting gear: constructs monorail anchoring stands and footings, using arc welder, drill press, press brake, and handtools.
  • Lays out reference points at test site for installation of monorail, using transit and level.
  • Installs monorail, using handtools.
  • Loads and positions moving and still cameras to record test results.
  • Installs device for triggering test stages.
  • Installs electronic equipment, such as galvanometer and oscillograph, following schematics, to record temperature, pressure, velocity, and force.
  • Tests, adjusts, and repairs recording instruments to replace defective electrical components and to solder loose connections, using voltmeter, ohmmeter, and handtools.
  • Prepares report of test observations.
Mechanical Test Technician Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Mechanical Engineering Technicians

Job family population: 43,390

Estimated population of Mechanical Test Technician jobs: 179

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Mechanical Test Technician Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Transit Test Technician
May 22
Melville, NY, USA
We have an immediate opening in their package testing department in which people with Mechanical Engineering degrees do very well. What is the job? · Conducting transit test · Using dynamic ...
In-House Electro-Mechanical Technician
May 21
Clifton, NJ, USA
Clifton Johnson Assoc., Inc.
We are seeking an In-house Electro-Mechanical Technician to participate in the development ... These candidates, typically, are professionals and/or executives in the Design, Development, Test ...
Electro Mechanical Technician ($1500 Sign-On Bonus)
Feb 28
Wharton, NJ, USA
Refresco - Wharton
... mechanical skills base to include: hydraulics, pneumatics, electrical, conveyor systems and PLC ... Observe and test the operation of machinery or equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using voltmeters ...
Test Technician (Electronic Equipment)
May 24
Hauppauge, NY, USA
CSG (Manufacturing Services Division)
Sets up standard test apparatus or devises test equipment and circuitry to conduct functional, operational and environmental tests to evaluate performance of prototype or production products.
May 1
Newton, NJ, USA
: Technician The technician fabricates and tests equipment manufactured by the mechanics business unit and provides production support by troubleshooting issues. They will also assist R&D with the ...
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