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Test Equipment Mechanic Salary
in Delaware, United States

$44,336 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Test Equipment Mechanic is $44,336 a year and $21 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for a Test Equipment Mechanic is between $33,016 and $53,764. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Delaware, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Plans, lays out, constructs, modifies, tests, and maintains laboratory test equipment and related structural assemblies used to test experimental aircraft and space vehicle parts and assemblies, using precision instruments, handtools, power tools, and shop equipment: reads and interprets blueprints, engineering drawings, and sketches, or receives verbal instructions, to determine methods and sequence of operations to lay out and construct mechanical, electrical, electronic, pneumatic, or hydraulic test equipment and related structures.
  • Lays out and fabricates parts from assorted materials, such as aluminum, steel, wood, plastic, and graphite composites, using measuring instruments and shop equipment, such as saws, shears, drill presses, lathes, and routers.
  • Fits, aligns, and assembles parts, equipment, specialized test devices, and structural framework to build test units, using precision measuring instruments, such as transit and level, power tools, rivets, bolts, clamps, pins, and other fasteners.
  • Installs, or assists other workers in installing, test specimens in test equipment, using hoist, overhead crane, or related equipment.
  • Assists engineers in operating test equipment to obtain research data on performance of experimental parts and assemblies under varying operational conditions.
  • Diagnoses test equipment malfunctions and services and repairs equipment as required.
  • May repair test specimens damaged during testing to prepare item for retesting.
  • May specialize in constructing mechanical, electrical, electronic, pneumatic, hydraulic, or structural test equipment.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Test Equipment Mechanic Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Diesel Mechanic
Oct 29
Delmar, DE, USA
Thompson Pump and Manufacturing
Test all repaired equipment for proper operation and quality control. * Assist other departments as necessary * Adhere to safety and security regulations and procedures, including the immediate ...
Truck Mechanic
Nov 8
New Castle, DE, USA
Mid-Atlantic Waste Systems
Overhaul and test major components, such as engines, hydraulics, and electrical systems * Disassemble and reassemble heavy equipment and components * Maintain shop supplies, and housekeeping of shop ...
Plant Maintenance Associate
Oct 28
Dagsboro, United States
Southern States Cooperative.
... Mechanic 'A' is responsible for the maintenance, installation, repair and upkeep of equipment ... test instruments and specialized tools associated with these systems - Able to cut, weld, and ...
Instrument Fitter/Technician
Oct 17
Claymont, DE, USA
Applied Industrial Technologies
Maintain, adjust, make repairs, and operate equipment using pumps, air compressors, test equipment ... Strong mechanical proficiency required, namely the ability to operate a variety of hand tools ...
Field Service Technician
Oct 25
Wilmington, DE, USA
ENV Services
FIELD SERVICE TECHNICIAN Using our sophisticated test equipment, you will service air filtration ... Candidates will have field service experience and have a sound mechanical and electrical aptitude ...