Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
For Maintenance Technicians with Plumbing skills, more experience in the field does not usually mean bigger paychecks. Salaries for the relatively untried average out to around $31K, but survey participants with five to 10 years of experience earn a significantly higher median of $34K. Maintenance Technicians with Plumbing skills who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $37K. People who have worked for more than 20 years report a median income of $40K, which is barely higher than the median for folks with 10 to 20 years of experience.