Maintenance Technicians in Austin can expect to earn an average of $17.11 per hour. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and more than half earn dental coverage. Most Austin Maintenance Technicians like their work and job satisfaction is high. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$38,884 - $67,297
(Median)
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$52K
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MEDIAN: $52,500
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$11.99 - $26.72
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$12
$17
$27
MEDIAN: $17.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$52,500  
   
Bonus
$983  
Profit Sharing
$2,100  
Total Pay (?
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$25,516 - $65,663  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 6
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$11.99 - $26.72  
   
Overtime
$22.19 - $41.05  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$983  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,100  
Total Pay (?
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$25,516 - $65,663  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 50

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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:
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Pay by Experience Level for Maintenance Technician

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


People who have worked for fewer than five years bring home $33K on average. Median compensation in the five-to-10 year group, however, is higher at approximately $48K. Maintenance Technicians in Austin claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $40K. Big financial gains seem to result from working for more than two decades; veterans in this group report earning $65K on average.

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Experience Affects Maintenance Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 74%

Mid-Career
up arrow 27%


National Average
$38,000


Skills That Affect Maintenance Technician Salaries

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 40%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 26%


Systems Troubleshooting
up arrow 23%

Industrial Hydraulics
up arrow 23%

System Repair
up arrow 15%

Plant Maintenance
up arrow 8%

Maintenance
up arrow 1%

Troubleshooting
up arrow 1%

National Average
$38,000

Machine Operation
up arrow 2%

Plumbing
up arrow 10%

Facility Maintenance & Coordination
up arrow 10%

HVAC System Design
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
medical benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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