Maintenance Mechanic with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation Skills Salary

Median pay for Maintenance Mechanics with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation skills is around $21.87 per hour. Career length is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. Most Maintenance Mechanics with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation skills like their work and job satisfaction is high. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$39,011 - $69,967
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MEDIAN: $57,000
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$16.20 - $28.06
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MEDIAN: $21.87
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$39,011 - $69,967  
   
Bonus
$250.00 - $6,104  
Profit Sharing
$1,200  
Total Pay (?
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$36,793 - $71,056  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 28
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$16.20 - $28.06  
   
Overtime
$24.46 - $43.07  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$250.00 - $6,104  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,200  
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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$36,793 - $71,056  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 300

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Pay by Experience Level for Maintenance Mechanic

Pay by Experience for a Maintenance Mechanic has a positive trend. An entry-level Maintenance Mechanic with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 117 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Maintenance Mechanic with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 95 salaries. An experienced Maintenance Mechanic which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 112 salaries. A Maintenance Mechanic with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $58,000 based on 80 salaries.

Key Stats for Maintenance Mechanic

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 63 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
24%
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Experience Affects Maintenance Mechanic Salaries

Late-Career
▲13%

Experienced
▲7%

National Average
$52,000

Mid-Career
▼2%

Entry-Level
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 63 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 10%
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