HVAC technician earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

HVAC technician salary by state

State Name Average Salary
District of Columbia $68,830
Alaska $66,760
Connecticut $62,270
Hawaii $60,070
Massachusetts $58,800
New York $57,820
New Jersey $57,640
Illinois $57,660
Maryland $56,910
Washington $54,580
California $55,140
North Dakota $52,760
Colorado $51,880
Minnesota $51,380
Rhode Island $52,980
Wisconsin $51,020
Pennsylvania $49,920
Nevada $53,690
Delaware $50,610
Iowa $50,690
New Hampshire $51,320
Kansas $49,710
Maine $47,430
Virginia $49,970
Vermont $49,340
Oregon $46,970
Michigan $46,830
Montana $43,760
Nebraska $45,980
Utah $46,930
Indiana $45,600
Missouri $45,370
Ohio $46,870
Wyoming $47,240
South Dakota $45,580
New Mexico $44,860
Texas $44,550
Arizona $43,190
South Carolina $44,570
Oklahoma $40,740
Tennessee $41,460
Louisiana $42,760
Virgin Islands $36,760
North Carolina $41,820
Idaho $41,590
Florida $40,620
Kentucky $40,330
Georgia $40,490
West Virginia $37,630
Alabama $39,730
Mississippi $38,840
Arkansas $39,300
Guam $35,690
Puerto Rico $22,840

How do HVAC technician salaries compare to similar careers?

HVAC technicians earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than surveyors but more than roofers.

Career Median Salary
Surveyor salary $39K
Maintenance worker salary $32K
Cement mason salary $35K
Electrician salary $37K
Woodworker salary $28K
HVAC technician salary $34K
Plumber salary $35K
Stone cutter salary $33K
Cabinetmaker salary $29K
Roofer salary $31K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)