2021 Annual Salary, Salary Range, and Highest Paying States and Industries
Solar Hot Water Installers install or repair solar energy systems designed to collect, store, and circulate solar-heated water for residential, commercial or industrial use.
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- Average salary
- Starting salary
- Salary rank
- Salary range
- Highest paying states
- Highest paying industries
Entry-level Solar Thermal Installers and Technicians with little to no experience can expect to make anywhere between $26,700 to $32,650 per year or $13 to $16 per hour. Similar to any other job, their salary will increase as they gain experience.
We wanted to make it easy for our readers to compare the salary of Solar Thermal Installers and Technicians to all the other careers out there. So we created Salary Rank. We compared the salary of all careers then we gave them a rank of A, B, C, or D depending on where their average salary sit in comparison to other careers.
|Highest (Top 10%)||$32||$67,310|
|Senior (Top 25%)||$25||$51,660|
|Middle (Mid 50%)||$19||$39,660|
|Junior (Bottom 25%)||$16||$32,650|
|No experience (Bottom 10%)||$13||$26,700|
Highest paying states
Another simple way to increase your salary as a Solar Thermal Installer and Technician is to move to a higher paying state. However moving to a higher paying state like RI doesn’t guarantee that you will make more because the expenses at RI might be much higher than where you are currently living at right now.
According to BLS, the highest paid Solar Hot Water Installers are in the states of RI, DC, CA, CT and NM.