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Mechanical Engineering Technicians

Apply theory and principles of mechanical engineering to modify, develop, test, or calibrate machinery and equipment under direction of engineering staff or physical scientists.

Salary Breakdown

Mechanical Engineering Technicians

Average

$50,000

ANNUAL

Entry Level

$30,000

ANNUAL

Mid Level

$51,000

ANNUAL

Expert Level

$72,000

ANNUAL


Projected Jobs

Mechanical Engineering Technicians

1,140

Projected job openings through 2028


Sample Career Roadmap

Mechanical Engineering Technicians

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Top Expected Tasks

Mechanical Engineering Technicians


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Mechanical Engineering Technicians

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

Mechanical

KNOWLEDGE

Engineering and Technology

KNOWLEDGE

Design

KNOWLEDGE

Mathematics

KNOWLEDGE

Production and Processing

SKILL

Reading Comprehension

SKILL

Active Listening

SKILL

Critical Thinking

SKILL

Operation Monitoring

SKILL

Speaking

ABILITY

Oral Comprehension

ABILITY

Problem Sensitivity

ABILITY

Deductive Reasoning

ABILITY

Written Comprehension

ABILITY

Oral Expression


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