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Mechanical Test Technician Salary
in Rhode Island, United States

$80,833 (USD)

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Last updated: March 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Mechanical Test Technician is $80,833 a year and $39 an hour in Rhode Island, United States. The average salary range for a Mechanical Test Technician is between $57,563 and $99,995. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Rhode Island, United States.

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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 Rhode Island, 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 Rhode Island, United States

Mechanical Engineering Technician
Mar 19
Providence, RI, USA
Ajulia Executive Search
Mechanical Engineering Technician Near Providence, RI Job ID:2811 Job Type: Direct Hire, Permanent ... Design, develop, test, and manufacture mechanical devices, including tools, engines, and machines
Quality Technician
Mar 15
Lincoln, RI, USA
The INSCO Group
Familiarity with use of rulers, calipers, mechanical and electrical test equipment Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties ...
Automotive Technician / Mechanic - Providence, RI
Mar 18
Providence, RI, USA
You've passed the tests, now it is time to put those skills to work! At Bridgestone we offer the ... mechanical individuals which may include employees and customers on an as-required basis. • ...
Jan 9
Providence, RI, USA
D.R Fleet Services
Inspect and test new vehicles for necessary adjustments * Travel to customers locations to perform ... Strong mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting skills * Deadline and detail-oriented
Copier Field Service Technician
Feb 26
Lincoln, RI, USA
Provide comprehensive explanation to client as needed to communicate technical/mechanical issues ... Demonstrate the issue is resolved to client before leaving (ie..print test page and show quality ...
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