The average rate for a Maintenance Engineer is $16.46 per hour.
Maintenance Engineer Total Pay (?
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$34,939 - $86,897
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MEDIAN: $60,253
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Maintenance Engineer Total Pay (?
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$10.81 - $26.40
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MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$34,939 - $86,897  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,979  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $8,170  
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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$24,726 - $79,307  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 852
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$10.81 - $26.40  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.14 - $0.73  
Overtime
$15.91 - $41.51  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,979  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $8,170  
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).
)
$24,726 - $79,307  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 852
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Job Description for Maintenance Engineer
Maintenance engineers are in charge of resolving and preventing technical issues while communicating properly with other workers and clients in the organization. Most maintenance engineers are part of a big team that deals with making sure that all equipment used by their company is working correctly and up to standards. Moreover, they are required to strictly follow their organization's safety standards and regulations, and lead the way in preventing accidents in the workplace.
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Maintenance Engineer Tasks
  • Inspects and diagnoses machine malfunctions.
  • Repairs and replaces defective machines or equipment.
  • Uses a wide variety of tools and equipment to ensure proper maintenance of machines.
  • Record and document type and cost of repair work needed.
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Pay by Experience Level for Maintenance Engineer
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
Houston
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Los Angeles
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Salt Lake City
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Seattle
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New York
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Minneapolis
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Chicago
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Charlotte
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National Average
$43,000
Boston
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Atlanta
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Dallas
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Philadelphia
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Fort Lauderdale
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Experience Affects Maintenance Engineer Salaries

National Average
$43,000

Skills That Affect Maintenance Engineer Salaries

Electronic Troubleshooting
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National Average
$43,000
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Gender
Female
3%
female alumni
 
Male
97%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
19%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 65%
vision benefits Vision: 49% employee benefits None: 21%
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