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

Average Maintenance Mechanics with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation skills make around $21.59 per hour. Career length is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$39,835 - $70,219
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$55K
$70K
MEDIAN: $55,325
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$16.03 - $28.04
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MEDIAN: $21.59
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$0$70K
Salary $39,835 - $70,219
Bonus $244.68 - $6,183
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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$36,805 - $69,809
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 26
Hourly Data $0$42
Hourly Rate $16.03 - $28.04
Overtime $24.32 - $42.32
Annual Data $0$69K
Bonus $244.68 - $6,183
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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$36,805 - $69,809
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 294

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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 68 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
24%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Maintenance Mechanic Salaries

Late-Career
▲13%

Experienced
▲8%

National Average
$52,000

Mid-Career
▼2%

Entry-Level
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 68 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 10%
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