Maintenance Technician in Knoxville, Tennessee Salary

The average pay for a Maintenance Technician in Knoxville, Tennessee is $16.46 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Systems Troubleshooting, Equipment Maintenance, and Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation.

$11.99 - $21.45
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MEDIAN: $16.46
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Hourly Rate
$11.99 - $21.45  
   
Overtime
$18.12 - $32.78  
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Bonus
$2,600  
   
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$25,537 - $50,296  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 26
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About Knoxville, Tennessee

Knox County, Tennessee
185,312
Male:
89,978 (48.6%)
Female:
95,334 (51.4%)
Knoxville is a city in the U.S. state of Tennessee, and the county seat of Knox County. The city had an estimated population of 185,291 in 2015 and a population of 178,874 as of the 2010 census, making it the state's third largest city after Nashville and Memphis. Knoxville is the principal city of the Knoxville Metropolitan Statistical Area, which, in 2013, had an estimated population of 852,715. The KMSA is, in turn, the central component of the Knoxville-Sevierville-La Follette Combined Statistical Area, which, in 2013, had a population of 1,096,961. First settled in 1786, Knoxville was the first capital of Tennessee. The city struggled with geographic isolation throughout the early 19th century. The arrival of the railroad in 1855 led to an economic boom. During the Civil War, the city was bitterly divided over the secession issue, and was occupied alternately by both Confederate and Union armies. Following the war,...
Knoxville:
$37,200
Tennessee:
$47,275
$772
Knoxville:
$125,900
Tennessee:
$150,600
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Pay by Experience Level for Maintenance Technician

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

Key Stats for Maintenance Technician

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
23%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Maintenance Technician Salaries

▲12%

Mid-Career
▲7%

Late-Career
▲4%

National Average
$37,000

Entry-Level
▼13%

Skills That Affect Maintenance Technician Salaries

Systems Troubleshooting
▲15%

Equipment Maintenance
▲13%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▲13%

System Repair
▲9%

Troubleshooting
▲8%

Facility Maintenance & Coordination
▲4%

National Average
$37,000

Maintenance
▼2%

Plumbing
▼5%

Electronic Troubleshooting
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 31%
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