A Maintenance Technician in Charleston, South Carolina earns an average wage of $15.40 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. A skill in Equipment Maintenance is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$30,000 - $50,868
$37K
MEDIAN: $37,491
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$11.67 - $23.70
$12
$15
$24
MEDIAN: $15.00
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50%
90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$37,492  
   
Bonus
$12,000  
Total Pay (?
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$24,298 - $69,526  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 7
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.67 - $23.70  
   
Overtime
$29.89  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$12,000  
   
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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$24,298 - $69,526  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 15

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About Charleston, South Carolina

Charleston County, South Carolina
135,524
Male:
63,956 (47.2%)
Female:
71,568 (52.8%)
Charleston is the oldest and second-largest city in the U.S. state of South Carolina, the county seat of Charleston County, and the principal city in the Charleston–North Charleston–Summerville Metropolitan Statistical Area. The city lies just south of the geographical midpoint of South Carolina's coastline and is located on Charleston Harbor, an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean formed by the confluence of the Ashley and Cooper Rivers, or, as is locally expressed, "where the Cooper and Ashley Rivers come together to form the Atlantic Ocean." Charleston had an estimated population of 132,609 in 2015. The population of the Charleston metropolitan area, comprising Berkeley, Charleston, and Dorchester Counties, was counted by the 2015 estimate at 727,689—the third-largest in the state—and the 78th-largest metropolitan statistical area in the United States. Charleston was founded as Charles Town—honoring King Charles II of England—in 1670. Its initial location at Albemarle Point on the west bank...
Charleston:
$61,993
South Carolina:
$47,238
$1,119
Charleston:
$293,500
South Carolina:
$148,600
3.1%

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Key Stats for Maintenance Technician

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
14%
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Experience Affects Maintenance Technician Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 21%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$34,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 12%

Skills That Affect Maintenance Technician Salaries

Equipment Maintenance
up arrow 21%

National Average
$34,000

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 5%

Maintenance
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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