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Optical Technician Salary
in Nevada, United States

$67,923 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for an Optical Technician is $67,923 a year and $33 an hour in Nevada, United States. The average salary range for an Optical Technician is between $48,853 and $83,748. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Optical Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nevada, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Tests and builds optomechanical and digital devices to be used in such equipment as aerial cameras, gun sights, telescopes, etc., applying engineering theory and practical knowledge, under direction of engineering staff.
  • Checks project instructions and preliminary specifications to identify and plan requirements for parts fabrication, purchase, assembly, and test.
  • Prepares sketches and submits work orders and purchase requests for items to be furnished by others, and follows up delivery.
  • Work is more limited in scope and more practically oriented than that of scientists and engineers.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Optical Technician Job Listings for Nevada, United States

Cable Technician
Nov 29
Las Vegas, NV, USA
KCI / Fidelis Technology Staffing
We are seeking a Cable Technician to become an integral part of our team! You will design and ... multi -mode fiber optic cables. * Pulling, placement, termination, testing, and labeling
Electronic Warfare Technician I with Security Clearance
Nov 20
Fallon, United States
AECOM Corp - Worldwide HQ
Assigned Senior Technician/EW Threat Systems Supervisor Work Environment, Physical Demands, and ... equipment Optical equipment RF signal processing Antenna systems Low-voltage AC equipment Auto ...
Outside Plant (OSP) Technician
Nov 19
Las Vegas, NV, USA
Abacus Technology Corporation
Job Title: Outside Plant (OSP) Technician Job Location: North Las Vegas, NV Overview: Abacus ... Support the implementation of Outside Plant (OSP) copper and fiber optic cabling systems for voice ...
High Voltage Panel Technician/Electrician
Nov 5
Las Vegas, NV, USA
Problem solver and a "can do" attitude Experience with the following equipment is a plus: gearmotors, electromagnetic brakes, optical encoders, rotary and hard struck limit switches, safety edges ...
Maintenance Technician I
Nov 29
Reno, United States
... HFC optical nodes May collaborate with construction personnel on new build and plant modifications, as directed Under supervision, set up amplifier (unity gain) and complete distribution sweep ...