Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does an Operations Technician make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$47,496 / yrTotal Pay
$44,896 / yrBase Pay
$2,601 / yrAdditional Pay

$47,496

 / yr
$33K$68K
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The estimated total pay for a Operations Technician is $47,496 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $44,896 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $2,601 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Related Job Titles

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Some related job titles are Network Operations Technician Salaries with median pay of $57,075, Data Center Operations Technician Salaries with median pay of $57,192, Field Operations Technician Salaries with median pay of $52,105, Process Operator Salaries with median pay of $45,989.

Top Paying Companies

For an Operations Technician in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for an Operations Technician in United States. Employers include Calpine, Marathon Petroleum and ExxonMobil.

1
Calpine
Calpine
$91,690/yr
4
BP
$82,183/yr
10
Linde
$64,471/yr
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$54,692

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Top Paying Industries

For an Operations Technician in United States

The top 5 paying industries for an Operations Technician in United States are Energy, Mining & Utilities with a median total pay of $82,183, Insurance with a median total pay of $60,511, Manufacturing with a median total pay of $57,675, Media & Communication with a median total pay of $57,545, and Agriculture with a median total pay of $56,896.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Energy, Mining & UtilitiesEnergy, Mining & Utilities$82,183

    28% Higher than other industries

  • InsuranceInsurance$60,511

    3% Higher than other industries

  • ManufacturingManufacturing$57,675

    2% Lower than other industries

  • Media & CommunicationMedia & Communication$57,545

    2% Lower than other industries

  • AgricultureAgriculture$56,896

    3% Lower than other industries

Energy, Mining & Utilities

Top paying companies in Energy, Mining & Utilities for Operations Technician are Calpine, Marathon Petroleum, and ExxonMobil.

CalpineCalpine$91,690/yr
ExxonMobilExxonMobil$86,688/yr

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Recent Salaries Shared

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Software Data Operations Engineer

United States of America

 | <1 year

$90,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

<1 year
Yesterday
Operations Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$208,400

/yr

$157K | $51K

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Technical Operations Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$78,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Prod/Ops Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$83,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Operations Engineer

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$7,000

/mo

Submitted2 days ago

10-14 years
2 days ago
Infrastructure Operations Engineer

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$217,500

/yr

$130K | $88K

Submitted2 days ago

10-14 years
2 days ago
Operations Technician

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$111,000

/yr

$99K | $12K

Submitted2 days ago

15+ years
2 days ago
Operating Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$52

/hr

Submitted2 days ago

4-6 years
2 days ago

Operations Technician pay FAQ

The national average salary for an Operations Technician is $44,896 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Operations Technician salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1010 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Operations Technician employees.

The highest salary for an Operations Technician in United States is $63,133 per year.

The lowest salary for an Operations Technician in United States is $31,926 per year.

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