Maintenance Technicians in St. Louis, Mo. pull down an average of $17.85 per hour. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and more than half earn dental coverage. For the most part, people in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$37,928 - $62,400
$42K
MEDIAN: $42,268
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$13.52 - $24.40
$14
$18
$24
MEDIAN: $17.85
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$42,268  
   
Bonus
$1,000  
Total Pay (?
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$28,869 - $60,157  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$13.52 - $24.40  
   
Overtime
$22.20 - $39.53  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$1,000  
   
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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$28,869 - $60,157  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 43

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About St. Louis, Missouri

St. Louis city, Missouri
315,685
Male:
153,026 (48.5%)
Female:
162,659 (51.5%)
St. Louis (/seɪnt ˈluːɪs/) is an independent city in the U.S. state of Missouri, built along the western bank of the Mississippi River, on the border with Illinois. The city has an estimated 2015 population of 315,685, and is the cultural and economic center of the Greater St. Louis area, which is home to 2,916,447 people, and is the largest metropolitan area in Missouri and the 19th-largest in the United States. Prior to European settlement, the area was a major regional center of Native American Mississippian culture. The city of St. Louis was founded in 1764 by French fur traders Pierre Laclède and Auguste Chouteau, and named after Louis IX of France. The area was ceded to Spain following France's defeat in the Seven Years' War (the area east of the Mississippi was ceded to Britain). In 1800, Spanish Louisiana was retroceded back to France. In 1803, the United States acquired...
St. Louis:
$38,397
Missouri:
$50,238
$767
St. Louis:
$130,800
Missouri:
$147,800
6.2%

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Pay by Experience Level for Maintenance Technician

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


Experience and pay tend to be weakly linked for St. Louis Maintenance Technicians — those with more experience do not necessarily bring in higher earnings. Individuals who have worked for fewer than five years bring in approximately $37K on average. Those in the five-to-10 year range can expect an average that is only a touch bigger at $39K. For Maintenance Technicians in St. Louis, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $43K. As St. Louis Maintenance Technicians reach more than two decades on the job, compensation remains commensurate with experience; the average pay in this group is $47K.

Key Stats for Maintenance Technician

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
032
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Maintenance Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 16%


National Average
$41,000


Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Skills That Affect Maintenance Technician Salaries

Industrial Hydraulics
up arrow 22%

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 6%

Facility Maintenance & Coordination
up arrow 6%

Troubleshooting
up arrow 4%

Systems Troubleshooting
up arrow 4%

Plant Maintenance
up arrow 1%

Equipment Maintenance
0%

Welding
0%

National Average
$41,000


Machine Operation
up arrow 7%

Plumbing
up arrow 9%

System Repair
up arrow 9%

HVAC System Design
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
dental benefits
None: 19%
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