Mechanical engineering technicians assist with the design, building and maintenance of machines, such as air-conditioning systems, heating and ventilation units and power plants. They also develop manufacturing quality control systems by studying and improving the mechanical processes and machinery on production lines.
- Job opportunities
- Training usually required
- 2-4 years
Graduate mechanical engineer technicians usually earn
$40K-$45K per year
Mechanical engineering technicians with over four years' experience usually earn
$60K-$80K per year