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Metallurgical Technician Salary

$53,205 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Metallurgical Technician is $53,205 a year and $26 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Metallurgical Technician is between $38,917 and $65,114. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Metallurgical Technician. 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

  • Examines, with microscope, and tests metals and alloys to determine their physical properties, crystal structure, porosity, homogeneity, and other characteristics.
  • Performs tests on samples to determine strength, hardness, elasticity, toughness, or other properties of metal.
Metallurgical Technician Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other

Job family population: 76,630

Estimated population of Metallurgical Technician jobs: 5,234

Rate of error: 1.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Metallurgical Technician Job Listings for United States

Metallurgical Technician
Jun 5
Wixom, MI, USA
Oerlikon Balzers
Metallurgical Technician Location: Wixom, Michigan Essential Duties and Responsibilities: * Assists in the training of operators and inspectors regarding quality procedures and instructions. * Audits ...
Materials/Metallurgical Technician
May 23
Novi, MI, USA
Trialon Corporation
The Materials Technician will perform detailed testing of materials and components (such as microstructural analysis, mechanical property testing, heat treating and environmental testing), Rockwell ...
Metallurgical Lab Technician - 3rd Shift
Apr 29
Ogden, UT, USA
Williams International
The Metallurgical Lab Technician will have responsibility to: 1. Use metallography techniques to evaluate plasma spray coatings, laser welds, electron beam welds, inertia welds, TIG welds, energy ...
Metallurgical Lab Technician
May 8
Troy, MI, USA
AET Integration Inc
AET's laboratory features state-of-the art material welding/joining, mechanical testing (static, fatigue, impact), and metallurgical testing equipment. AET's major customers include Ford Motor ...
Metallurgical Engineer - Forging
May 24
Houston, TX, USA
United Employment Group
Metallurgical Engineer Duties: * Metallurgical reviews of Steel, Stainless Steel, Titanium and Nickel Based Alloys to be used in the quoting and production of new parts. * Metallurgical process ...
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