Maintenance Engineer Salary (United States)

The average rate for a Maintenance Engineer is $16.25 per hour.
Maintenance Engineer Total Pay (?
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$35,416 - $88,140
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75K
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MEDIAN: $61,031
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Maintenance Engineer Total Pay (?
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$10.75 - $25.75
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MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$35,416 - $88,140  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,102  
Profit Sharing
$484.79 - $5,413  
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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$24,432 - $79,846  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 852
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$10.75 - $25.75  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.14 - $0.73  
Overtime
$15.72 - $39.84  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,102  
   
Profit Sharing
$484.79 - $5,413  
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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$24,432 - $79,846  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 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 Difference By Location
Houston
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Seattle
up arrow 21%
New York
up arrow 17%
Minneapolis
up arrow 16%
Chicago
up arrow 15%
Los Angeles
up arrow 15%
Salt Lake City
up arrow 13%
Denver
0%
Charlotte
0%
Philadelphia
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National Average
$42,000
Dallas
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Boston
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Atlanta
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Fort Lauderdale
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Experience Affects Maintenance Engineer Salaries

National Average
$42,000

Skills That Affect Maintenance Engineer Salaries

System Repair
up arrow 3%
Electronic Troubleshooting
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National Average
$42,000
ELECTRICAL
up arrow 9%
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HVAC
up arrow 13%
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Gender
Female
2%
female alumni
 
Male
98%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
18%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 64%
vision benefits Vision: 49% employee benefits None: 21%
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