Maintenance Technician in Columbia, South Carolina Salary

The average pay for a Maintenance Technician in Columbia, South Carolina is $19.44 per hour. A skill in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation is associated with high pay for this job.

$37,340 - $50,868
$41K
MEDIAN: $40,976
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$13.53 - $28.70
$14
$19
$29
MEDIAN: $19.21
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50%
90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$40,976  
   
Bonus
$404.52  
Total Pay (?
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$31,132 - $66,731  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$13.53 - $28.70  
   
Overtime
$1.51 - $44.70  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$404.52  
   
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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$31,132 - $66,731  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 24

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About Columbia, South Carolina

Richland County, South Carolina
133,393
Male:
67,686 (50.7%)
Female:
65,707 (49.3%)
Columbia is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of South Carolina, with a population of 133,803 as of 2015. The city serves as the county seat of Richland County, and a portion of the city extends into neighboring Lexington County. It is the center of the Columbia metropolitan statistical area, which had a population of 767,598 as of the 2010 United States Census, growing to 810,068 by July 1, 2015, according to 2015 U.S. Census estimates. The name Columbia was a poetic term used for the United States, originating from the name of Christopher Columbus. The city is located approximately 13 miles (21 km) northwest of the geographic center of South Carolina, and is the primary city of the Midlands region of the state. It lies at the confluence of the Saluda River and the Broad River, which merge at Columbia to form the Congaree River. Columbia is home...
Columbia:
$41,435
South Carolina:
$47,238
$847
Columbia:
$172,400
South Carolina:
$148,600
5.3%

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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 $36,000 based on 12 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 $40,000 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Maintenance Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 11 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 $51,000 based on 9 salaries.

Key Stats for Maintenance Technician

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
30%
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Experience Affects Maintenance Technician Salaries

Late-Career
▲21%

Experienced
▲1%

National Average
$42,000

Mid-Career
▼6%

▼14%

Skills That Affect Maintenance Technician Salaries

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▲22%

HVAC System Design
▲9%

Troubleshooting
▲7%

Equipment Maintenance
▲5%

System Repair
▲5%

Welding
▲1%

National Average
$42,000

Systems Troubleshooting
▼1%

Facility Maintenance & Coordination
▼5%

Electronic Troubleshooting
▼6%

Plumbing
▼6%

Maintenance
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
30%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
no benefits
None: 14%
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