+$11K (22%) more than national average Engineer Technician salary ($43K)
+$12K (25%) more than average Bench Mark salary ($42K) "Feel it was poorly handled. In all the years there I never got a raise or extra compensation for the above and beyond work load.
Their statement is that I came in at the cap for the position, but that was not discussed prior to my hiring. My work load had increased to multiple clients (full range of product lines per client) testing and component level repair."