Electrical Maintenance Engineer Salary
The average salary for an Electrical Maintenance Engineer is $64,785 per year. A skill in Electronic Troubleshooting is associated with high pay for this job.
|Salary||$35,234 - $86,427|
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XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).)
|$36,106 - $87,247|
|Hourly Rate||$16.00 - $46.50|
|Overtime||$10.07 - $49.66|
|Total Pay (||$36,106 - $87,247|
Job Description for Electrical Maintenance Engineer
Most of the time, electrical maintenance engineers work for industrial establishments. Their job is to maintain, install, and repair machinery and equipment that are being powered by electricity. They are also responsible for maintaining and repairing electrical systems in a facility.Read More...
They must make sure that all machinery and equipment are in good working condition. They must minimize downtime and improve productivity of various electrical machinery and/or all electrical systems. They must be able to troubleshoot and repair electrical problems related to machinery, equipment, or the facility’s electrical systems. They recommend certain procedures and suitable actions to solve certain problems, in order to minimize or eliminate problems related to the facility’s electrical systems. They create preventive maintenance schedules and procedures to avoid problems in the electrical system. They may lead and train electrician technicians and more junior electrical maintenance engineers.
Employers prefer that electrical maintenance engineers have a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering or another related field. However, candidates who have an associate’s degree in a related fields may be considered by employers. Many employers prefer candidates who also have commensurate work experience. Electrical maintenance engineers must have strong computer skills. They must be able to work independently with minimum supervision, as well as in a team environment. They must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills. They must keep their technological skills up to date by attending training classes and workshops. They are also encouraged to read relevant professional journals.
Electrical Maintenance Engineer Tasks
- Assess, analyze and make recommendations to increase equipment up-time and optimization of usage.
- Liaise with teams to assist with projects, ensure compliance and meet equipment goals.
- Lead staff training for maintenance and safety.
- Review and assess maintenance and replacement schedules.
Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Maintenance Engineer
Pay by Experience for an Electrical Maintenance Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Electrical Maintenance Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 15 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Electrical Maintenance Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Electrical Maintenance Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 8 salaries. An Electrical Maintenance Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 14 salaries.
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