HVAC Technician
HVAC Technician
HVAC Technician
HVAC Technician
HVAC Technician
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$99,200/ year*
Estimated Salary
$99,200
  /  year *
Estimated Salary
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Becoming an HVAC Technician in Vermont

Overview

HVAC is an abbreviation for heating, ventilation, and air conditioning. A qualified HVAC technician is a technician who installs, maintains, and repairs heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration systems that...the temperature and air quality in buildings. HVAC/R is an alternative abbreviation.
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$40,000/yr in Vermont

Tools of the Trade

Refrigerant Gauges
Refrigerant Gauges
Tin Snips
Tin Snips
Thermometer
Thermometer
Brazing Torch
Brazing Torch
Seamers
Seamers
Multimeter
Multimeter
Refrigerant Gauges
Refrigerant Gauges
Tin Snips
Tin Snips
Thermometer
Thermometer
Brazing Torch
Brazing Torch
Seamers
Seamers

What HVAC Technicians Love About Their Trade

Helping people in need.
Great pay.
Problem solving.

Characteristics

High Paying
Variety of Tools
Indoor and Outdoor Work
Solo or Small Teams
Physically Challenging
Involves Precision Tuning

Outlook

Demand ForecastHigh
One of the highest demand trades. Recession proof demand.
Entrepreneurship Potential Very High
Very low startup cost and high likelihood of success.
Optionality PotentialHigh
Can easily transition into other mechanical fields.

HVAC Technician Reviews
(218)

Ryan C.
20+ Years of Experience
This skill will make you the master of your own destiny. Be on time and show up to work every day. Be respectful. Show initiative. Learn all you can from...you work with and you will be the master of your own destiny.
Michael M.
3+ Years of Experience
This is a very good job. You can make as much money as you want. There will always will be work--you immediately become an in-demand worker.
George W.
5+ Years of Experience
It's a rewarding job. When someone needs heat or AC, they really appreciate you when it's fixed. Don't be afraid. Jump in with both feet and you'll do great!

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