An HVAC technician, or HVACR technician, is a person that specializes in the installation, repair and maintenance of HVAC systems. HVAC/HVACR systems are composed of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration functions and they control the overall temperature and climate inside of homes, corporate offices, hospitals and other types of buildings. Some HVAC techs specialize in commercial systems while others concentrate on the residential market.
Median Wage in the USA
The average HVAC Installer salary in the United States is $47,691 as of March 26, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $42,286 and $54,074. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.