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Medical Equipment Repairman - Federal Salaries of 2016

Pay Rates for "Medical Equipment Repairman"

How much does a Medical Equipment Repairman in the federal government get paid? $57,325.65* *Based on the 2016 average.
103 EMPLOYEES
$5.9M TOTAL SALARY
WG MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Medical Equipment Repairman was the 374th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2016, with 103 employed. The most common payscale was the nonsupervisory pay schedules - federal w payscale.

In 2016, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Medical Equipment Repairing, with an average salary of $57,621.

Government Medical Equipment Repairing jobs are classified under the Federal Wage Schedule, Wage Grade (FWS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Medical Equipment Repairing job is FWS-11, and the highest paygrade that can be attained within this job series is FWS-11. Remember that the starting and maximum yearly pay listed above reflect base pay only - your actual salary will be higher based on the Locality Pay Adjustment for the area in which you work.

Job Description

This standard is used to grade nonsupervisory work involved in the installation, maintenance, overhaul, repair, and testing of various medical and dental equipment used in patient diagnosis and treatment and in research laboratories. This work requires a knowledge and application of mechanical, electrical, and electronic principles and circuitry, the ability to determine malfunctions, and the skill to repair and maintain a variety of medical, laboratory, and dental equipment.

Agencies that have hired a Medical Equipment Repairman

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Veterans Health Administration 100 $57,621.38
Indian Health Service 3 $47,468.00

Medical Equipment Repairman Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Medical Equipment Repairman is $57,325.65. The highest paid Medical Equipment Repairman made $89,929 in 2016.

Common Medical Equipment Repairman Payscales

Payscale Number of Medical Equipment Repairing Employees
WG - Nonsupervisory Pay Schedules - Federal W 97
WS - Supervisory Pay Schedules - Federal Wage 4
WL - Leader Pay Schedule - Federal Wage Syst 2

Starting Paygrade: $12.04 to $28.58 / hour at paygrade FWS-11
Maximum Paygrade: $12.04 to $28.58 / hour at paygrade FWS-11
Occupation Family: GENERAL EQUIPMENT MAINTENANCE FAMILY

Other Jobs at the FWS-11 Paygrade

FWS-11 is the starting paygrade for Medical Equipment Repairing jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the FWS-11 paygrade.

Occupation Starting Paygrade Maximum Paygrade
Offset PhotographyFWS-7FWS-11
Instrument MechanicFWS-8FWS-11
Electronics MechanicFWS-8FWS-12
Metal ForgingFWS-8FWS-11
Medical Equipment RepairingFWS-11FWS-11

Average Medical Equipment Repairing Pay Trend from 2004 to 2017

In 2004, the average pay for a Medical Equipment Repairman was $49,631. Since then, the average pay has increased to $58,892 in 2017.


Data Sources

The information provided on these pages is sourced from the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Enterprise Human Resources Integration (EHRI) dataset. Postal Service data is managed exclusively by the USPS . All information is displayed unmodified and as provided by the source agency.

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The series code of this occupation is 4805.

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Source: www.federalpay.org/employees/occupations/medical-equipment-repairing/2016