Maintenance Technician in Austin, Texas Salary

Maintenance Technicians in Austin pull down an average of $17.53 per hour. Job satisfaction for Maintenance Technicians in Austin, Texas is high. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a large number earn dental coverage. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$12.72 - $27.85
$13
$18
$28
MEDIAN: $17.53
10%
50%
90%

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Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $12.72 - $27.85
Overtime $20.60 - $37.10
Annual Data $0$66K
Bonus $1,000
Profit Sharing $2,100
Total Pay (?
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$26,859 - $66,250
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 48

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About Austin, Texas

Travis County, Texas
931,840
Male:
475,718 (51.1%)
Female:
456,122 (48.9%)
Austin (/ˈɒstᵻn, ˈɔː-/) is the capital of the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Travis County. It is the 11th-most populated city in the U.S and the 4th-most populated in Texas. It is the fastest growing of the 50 largest US cities and the second largest state capital city in the United States after Phoenix, Arizona. As of June 1, 2016, Austin had a population of 931,830 (U.S. Census Bureau estimate). Located in Central Texas in the foothills of Texas Hill Country, the city is home to numerous lakes, rivers, and waterways including Lady Bird Lake, Barton Springs, McKinney Falls, the Colorado River, Lake Travis, and Lake Walter E. Long. It is the cultural and economic center of the Austin–Round Rock metropolitan area, which had an estimated population of 2,010,860 as of June 1, 2016. In the 1830s, pioneers began to settle the area in central Austin along the Colorado...
Austin:
$62,250
Texas:
$55,653
$1,139
Austin:
$282,700
Texas:
$152,000
3.1%

Maintenance Technician Job Listings

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 $33,000 based on 31 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 $47,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Maintenance Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 12 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 Austin?

Maintenance Technician in Austin:
"Lots of traffic."
Pros: The town has a great vibe and there is lots to do on your day off.
Cons: The amount of people who are moving here is driving up the price of everything.

Key Stats for Maintenance Technician

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Maintenance Technician Salaries

▲74%

Mid-Career
▲25%

▲10%

National Average
$38,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Maintenance Technician Salaries


Systems Troubleshooting
▲27%

System Repair
▲24%

Industrial Hydraulics
▲23%

Plant Maintenance
▲17%


Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▲8%

▲2%

Troubleshooting
▲1%

National Average
$38,000

Machine Operation
▼2%


Plumbing
▼10%

HVAC System Design
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 7%
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