AU$61,542
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An Entry-Level Maintenance Technician earns an average salary of AU$61,151 per year.

AU$44,977 - AU$98,420
AU$45K
AU$62K
AU$98K
MEDIAN: AU$61,542
10%
50%
90%
AU$19.99 - AU$39.47
AU$20
AU$26
AU$39
MEDIAN: AU$26.16
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$98K
Salary AU$44,977 - AU$98,420
Bonus AU$1,490 - AU$20,134
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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AU$43,676 - AU$92,515
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 107
Hourly Data AU$0AU$96
Hourly Rate AU$19.99 - AU$39.47
Overtime AU$20.27 - AU$96.14
Annual Data AU$0AU$92K
Bonus AU$1,490 - AU$20,134
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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AU$43,676 - AU$92,515
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 80

Job Description for Maintenance Technician

Maintenance technicians are generally in charge of the upkeep of a facility, such as an apartment complex or business office, and often have a variety of skills, such as plumbing, groundskeeping, carpentry, painting, and janitorial and electrical skills. Some may also have HVAC technician certification in order to repair heating and cooling systems.

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Maintenance Technician Tasks

  • Clean and repair building fixtures including lights, locks, windows, doors, screens, walls, floors, gutters and drains.
  • Operate and perform routine maintenance and repairs on HVAC equipment and related systems.
  • Perform routine preventive maintenance to ensure that building systems operate efficiently and that the physical condition of buildings do not deteriorate.
  • Perform maintenance tasks such as carpentry, painting, plumbing and electrical repairs to ensure that the building is properly maintained.

Maintenance Technician Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

16%

14%

-2%

-3%

-9%

National Average: AU$60,112

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

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Key Stats for Maintenance Technician

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
26%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 13%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 88%