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Optomechanical Technician Salary

$65,559 (USD)

Average Salary

$32/hr

Average Hourly

$1,541

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Optomechanical Technician is $65,559 a year and $32 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Optomechanical Technician is between $47,153 and $80,833. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Optomechanical 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

Description:
  • 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.
Optomechanical Technician Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Mechanical Engineering Technicians

Job family population: 43,390

Estimated population of Optomechanical Technician jobs: 4,900

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$76,001
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Optomechanical Technician Job Listings for United States

Laboratory Technician/Coordinator
Apr 30
Sunnyvale, CA, USA
DigiLens Inc.
... technician to coordinate our busy and fast paced laboratory and work spaces. The ideal candidate ... Support engineering staff with optomechanical layouts and placements. * Support facilities manager ...
Opto-Mechanical Systems Engineer
Jun 7
Redwood City, CA, USA
Carbon 3D
Experience developing specifications for optical/optomechanical/optoelectronic assemblies. ... Experience in a production environment / comfort working with technicians on the manufacturing ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Optomechanical Technician is $65,559 a year and $32 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Optomechanical Technician is between $47,153 and $80,833. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Optomechanical 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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Optomechanical Technician Job Listings for United States

Laboratory Technician/Coordinator
Apr 30
Sunnyvale, CA, USA
DigiLens Inc.
... technician to coordinate our busy and fast paced laboratory and work spaces. The ideal candidate ... Support engineering staff with optomechanical layouts and placements. * Support facilities manager ...
Opto-Mechanical Systems Engineer
Jun 7
Redwood City, CA, USA
Carbon 3D
Experience developing specifications for optical/optomechanical/optoelectronic assemblies. ... Experience in a production environment / comfort working with technicians on the manufacturing ...
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