A BIM technician is responsible for using IT technology to provide an accurate representation of a building or civil engineering project.
- Newly trained BIM technicians can earn in the region of £25,000-£30,000
- Trained with experience BIM technicians can earn in the region of £30,000-£50,000
- Senior, chartered or master BIM technicians can earn in the region of £45,000-£60,000
Salaries typically depend on location, employer and level of responsibility.
Qualifications and Training
There are a number of routes that can lead to a position as BIM technician but most will require a degree or equivalent in a relevant field such as architecture, construction, architectural technology or similar.
You will also be expected to be experienced in relevant design software such as Autodesk Revit, Microstation 3D or AutoCAD Civil 3D (there are others).