A sizeable majority of Entry-Level Manufacturing Maintenance Technicians in the United States are men. In this role, average pay is around $14.95 per hour. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and slightly less than a third lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by a majority and dental coverage is claimed by the greater part. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$30,521 - $46,184
$37K
MEDIAN: $37,000
50%

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$9.91 - $20.55
$9
$15
$21
MEDIAN: $14.95
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$37,000  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,007  
Profit Sharing
$740  
Total Pay (?
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$21,764 - $49,706  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$9.91 - $20.55  
   
Overtime
$13.09 - $34.27  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,007  
   
Profit Sharing
$740  
Total Pay (?
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).
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$21,764 - $49,706  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 62

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Job Description for Entry Level Manufacturing Technician, Maintenance

  • Confirm correct materials and appropriate quantities are used, report any discrepancies.
  • Maintain records in a facility environment.
  • Perform equipment duties in production according to standard operating procedures.
  • Assist with daily manufacturing operations in manufacturing facility.

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Pay by Experience Level for Entry Level Manufacturing Technician, Maintenance

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Although individuals who have less than five years' experience earn $32K on average, people with five to 10 years benefit from a notably larger average of $37K. Entry-Level Manufacturing Maintenance Technicians with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $41K. Entry-Level Manufacturing Maintenance Technicians who have racked up more than two decades of experience report lower incomes overall; the average sum for this crowd comes out to only $39K.

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Key Stats for Entry Level Manufacturing Technician, Maintenance

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
058
Less than 1 year
20%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
6%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Entry Level Manufacturing Technician, Maintenance Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 24%

Late-Career
up arrow 18%

Mid-Career
up arrow 15%

National Average
$33,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Skills That Affect Entry Level Manufacturing Technician, Maintenance Salaries

Welding
up arrow 42%

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 20%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 15%

National Average
$33,000

Equipment Maintenance
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
20%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
6%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 28%
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