HVAC technician earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

HVAC technician salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Illinois $59,590
District of Columbia $68,830
Hawaii $61,670
Alaska $66,760
Connecticut $62,270
Massachusetts $58,800
New York $57,820
New Jersey $57,640
Maryland $56,910
Washington $54,580
California $55,140
North Dakota $52,760
Colorado $51,880
Kansas $51,611
Minnesota $51,380
Iowa $49,025
Rhode Island $52,980
Wisconsin $51,020
Nevada $53,690
Delaware $50,610
New Hampshire $51,320
Maine $47,430
Virginia $49,970
Vermont $49,340
Oregon $46,970
Texas $45,753
Michigan $46,830
Montana $43,760
Nebraska $45,980
South Carolina $45,240
Utah $46,930
Missouri $45,370
Ohio $46,870
Wyoming $47,240
Pennsylvania $43,249
South Dakota $45,580
Indiana $43,456
New Mexico $44,860
Kentucky $42,564
Oklahoma $40,740
Tennessee $41,460
Louisiana $42,760
Virgin Islands $36,760
North Carolina $41,820
Florida $40,620
Arizona $39,332
Idaho $39,182
Georgia $40,490
West Virginia $37,630
Alabama $37,297
Mississippi $38,840
Arkansas $38,193
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 Puerto Rico. On average, they make less than surveyors but more than fork lift operators.

Career Median Salary
Surveyor salary $31K
Drywall and ceiling tile installer salary $21K
Building and construction inspector salary $23K
Electrician salary $25K
Brickmason salary $23K
HVAC technician salary $23K
Marine electrician salary $19K
Crane operator salary $21K
Construction painter salary $20K
Fork lift operator salary $19K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)