Maintenance Technician in Memphis, Tennessee Salary

A Maintenance Technician in Memphis, Tennessee earns an average wage of $18.00 per hour. Experience strongly influences income for this job. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Plant Maintenance, Electronic Troubleshooting, Troubleshooting, Welding, and Equipment Maintenance.

$25,648 - $67,407
$42K
MEDIAN: $42,000
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$8.34 - $27.16
$8
$18
$27
MEDIAN: $18.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$42,000  
   
Bonus
$2,035  
Total Pay (?
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$21,062 - $64,981  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$8.34 - $27.16  
   
Overtime
$28.53  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$2,035  
   
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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$21,062 - $64,981  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 32

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About Memphis, Tennessee

Shelby County, Tennessee
655,760
Male:
312,237 (47.6%)
Female:
343,523 (52.4%)
Memphis is a city in the southwestern corner of the U.S. state of Tennessee and the county seat of Shelby County. The city is located on the fourth Chickasaw Bluff, south of the confluence of the Wolf and Mississippi rivers. Memphis had a population of 653,450 in 2013, making it the largest city in the state of Tennessee. It is the largest city on the Mississippi River, the third largest in the greater Southeastern United States, and the 23rd largest in the United States. The greater Memphis metropolitan area, including adjacent counties in Mississippi and Arkansas, had a 2014 population of 1,317,314. This makes Memphis the second-largest metropolitan area in Tennessee, surpassed by metropolitan Nashville. Memphis is the youngest of Tennessee's major cities, founded in 1819 as a planned city by a group of wealthy Americans including judge John Overton and future president Andrew Jackson. A resident of Memphis is referred to...
Memphis:
$36,908
Tennessee:
$47,275
$826
Memphis:
$94,400
Tennessee:
$150,600
6.5%

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Pay by Experience Level for Maintenance Technician

Pay by Experience for a Maintenance Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Maintenance Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $27,000 based on 19 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Maintenance Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Maintenance Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 14 salaries. A Maintenance Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 7 salaries.

Maintenance Technician Reviews

Q: What is it like working in Memphis?

Maintenance Technician in Memphis:
"Crazy."
Pros: A job with a good company that was really hard to get into.
Cons: Crime, traffic, travel ,gas cost want to.

Key Stats for Maintenance Technician

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
17%
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Experience Affects Maintenance Technician Salaries

Late-Career
▲69%

▲33%

Mid-Career
▼0%

National Average
$38,000

▼30%

Skills That Affect Maintenance Technician Salaries

Plant Maintenance
▲37%

Electronic Troubleshooting
▲37%

Troubleshooting
▲32%

Welding
▲24%


▲19%

Systems Troubleshooting
▲19%

System Repair
▲14%

Facility Maintenance & Coordination
▲3%

National Average
$38,000

Plumbing
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 21%