The average rate for a Machinery Maintenance Mechanic is $20.07 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Manufacturing Fabrication and Precision Machining.

$31,019 - $78,736
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$31K
$49K
$79K
MEDIAN: $49,171
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$13.95 - $28.49
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$14
$20
$28
MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$31,019 - $78,736  
   
Bonus
$100.67 - $10,122  
Profit Sharing
$1.30 - $2,508  
Commission
$650  
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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$30,773 - $68,591  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 98
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$13.95 - $28.49  
   
Overtime
$20.38 - $42.18  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$100.67 - $10,122  
   
Commission
$650  
Profit Sharing
$1.30 - $2,508  
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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$30,773 - $68,591  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 732
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Job Description for Machinery Maintenance Mechanic

A machinery maintenance mechanic is responsible for ensuring that equipment continues to operate at acceptable levels. First and foremost, a machinery maintenance mechanic is responsible for performing regular maintenance and inspections of equipment; this may involve visual inspections, as well as tasks such as operating a robot to perform a diagnostic test. Aside from general inspection and maintenance, this mechanic responds to requests when a machine breaks down or otherwise malfunctions.

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Machinery Maintenance Mechanic Tasks

  • Complete written record of work performed.
  • Complete repairs and parts replacements.
  • Maintain work and shop area and stock tools, parts and supplies.
  • Repair, install, adjust or maintain machinery.
  • Perform preventative maintenance inspections.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $45,857

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Experience Affects Machinery Maintenance Mechanic Salaries



National Average
$46,000



Skills That Affect Machinery Maintenance Mechanic Salaries

Manufacturing Fabrication
up arrow 29%

Precision Machining
up arrow 23%



Plant Maintenance
up arrow 7%


Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding
up arrow 4%

Welding
up arrow 2%

System Repair
up arrow 1%

Equipment Maintenance
up arrow 1%

Troubleshooting
0%

Electronic Troubleshooting
0%

National Average
$46,000

Mechanical Tool Repair
up arrow 1%

Maintenance
up arrow 6%

Industrial Hydraulics
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 142 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
medical benefits
Vision: 54%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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