Salary for Fuel Cell Technicians

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Fuel cell technicians are responsible for the installation, operation, and maintenance of fuel cells, fuel cell stack, fuel cell prototypes, and equipment used to test fuel cells. They may conduct routine vehicle maintenance, and/or record and interpret results in fuel cell testing. Individuals working in this profession may use several trade tools including calorimeters, multimeters, and altitude test chambers. They may also work with software including Autodesk's AutoCAD, office suite software, and analytical or scientific software used for data acquisition.

A Fuel Cell Technician will usually earn an average compensation that can range from 40000 and 60000 based on tenure and industry expertise. Fuel Cell Technicians will normally receive a compensation of Fifty Seven Thousand Five Hundred dollars yearly.

Fuel Cell Technicians obtain the highest salaries in Maine, where they can get salary pay of about $72610. People with these jobs can receive the best pay in Real Estate and Rental and Leasing, where they receive compensation, on average, of $67810.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 15.74 percent nationwide in that time.
Fuel Cell Technicians tend to make the most in the following industries
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction $67,810
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing $66,310
Utilities $63,980
Information $62,690
Public Administration $62,530
Transportation and Warehousing $59,390
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Construction $40,880
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation $44,070
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services $51,250
Health Care and Social Assistance $52,210
Educational Services $53,220
Wholesale Trade $54,280