What does a Technician do?

Technicians are skilled professionals that are employed in almost every industry. They are called upon to repair, install, replace, and provide services for various systems and equipment. They are proficient in the relevant skills and techniques necessary for the field where they work, which includes the automotive, maintenance, HVAC, and pharmacy sectors.

Technicians inspect, analyze, and troubleshoot client systems and equipment. They run tests and interpret the results to make the effective recommendations to fix faulty or broken equipment. When necessary during repairs, they will source replacement parts and negotiate costs with suppliers and clients. They will repair and replace faulty equipment and provide time and material cost estimates before they start a job. Some technicians write reports, safety regulations, and preventative maintenance plans. Technicians need a bachelor’s degree with a concentration in their related field, and some employers require further specialty and certification.

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Average Years of Experience

0 - 1
21%
2 - 4
28%
5 - 7
3%
8+
48%

Common Skill Sets

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Root Cause Analysis
Computer Literacy
Faxing
Microsoft Office Suite
Written Communication
Excellent Communication
CPR

Technician Seniority Levels

L2
Technician
₹3,38,989/yr
L3
Senior Technician
₹5,88,502/yr
L4
Technician Iv
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Service Technician
14% made the transition
Automotive Technician
8% made the transition
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Technician Salaries

Average Base Pay

₹19,352 /month
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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₹11T
Median: ₹19T
₹36T
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