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Relay Technician Salary
in New York, United States

$69,853 (USD)

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Last updated: March 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Relay Technician is $69,853 a year and $34 an hour in New York, United States. The average salary range for a Relay Technician is between $50,313 and $86,058. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Relay Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Performs electrical tests and repairs concerned with maintenance and performance evaluation of in-service relays to prevent and remedy abnormal behavior or failure of transmission and distribution lines and equipment: connects test apparatus to troubled circuit.
  • Analyzes test results and interprets electrical diagrams to locate defective relay.
  • Opens and closes switches to isolate defective relay and makes adjustments or removes relay for repair.
  • Tests circuit and equipment to evaluate such factors as insulation quality, which affect function of relays.
  • Analyzes test data to determine performance characteristics of relays and effect of system modifications on relay performance.
  • Prepares reports of work performed.
Relay Technician Job Prevalence in New York, United States

Job family: Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay

Job family population: 24,430

Estimated population of Relay Technician jobs: 4,125

Rate of error: 3.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Relay Technician Job Listings for New York, United States

Mar 20
Kearny, NJ, USA
Cooperative Laundry Tri-State
PURPOSE OF THE JOB The Reliability and Maintenance Engineering Technician (RME) is responsible for ... as: relay logic, ladder logic diagrams, photo eyes, motor starters, relays, limit switches ...
HofHVC Veterinary Nurse (Technician) Job Description
Feb 23
New York, NY, USA
... questions and relay doctor's information * Maintain knowledge of preventative health care ... senior technician and the practice manager. * Assist receptionists with out-patients logistics ...
Service Technician - Level II
Feb 15
Newark, NJ, USA
Sheer Enterprises
Level 2 Maintenance - Service Technician Skill Level: Intermediate (practical application ... Must be personable and willing to associate with clients to relay information regarding jobs while ...
Lead Engineering Technician
Jan 2
Kearny, NJ, USA
Cooperative Laundry Tri-State
Install, maintain, and troubleshoot control components/systems such as: relay logic, ladder logic ... Mentor technicians by providing guidance and directions to help them achieve goals * Maintain and ...
Safety Management, Construction Health and Safety Technician (CHST)
Jan 5
New York, NY, USA
Telcom System Construction
Occupational Health and Safety Technician (OHST) * Certified Safety and Health Manager (CSHM) Other ... RCC Room Relay Rooms Work Team Safety Meetings Safety Training Site Inspections Equipment ...
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