Average Maintenance Technician Hourly Pay in Canada

C$21.12
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
C$1,375
Bonus
C$750
Commission
C$983
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The average hourly pay for a Maintenance Technician in Canada is C$21.12.
10%
C$14.88
10%
C$21.12
50%
C$30.77
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90%
MEDIAN C$21.12
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Hourly Rate
C$15 - C$31
Bonus
C$508 - C$5,980
Profit Sharing
C$400 - C$2,600
Commission
C$0 - C$750
Total Pay
C$32,435 - C$71,267

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Job Description for Maintenance Technician

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.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Maintenance Technician. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Maintenance Technician
Maintenance Supervisor
Maintenance Manager
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Maintenance Technician

Skills in Troubleshooting, Equipment Maintenance, Maintenance and Plant Maintenance are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Plumbing.

Pay by Experience Level for Maintenance Technician

An entry-level Maintenance Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$17.94 based on 24 salaries. An early career Maintenance Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$19.95 based on 328 salaries. A mid-career Maintenance Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$22.41 based on 207 salaries. An experienced Maintenance Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$24.86 based on 178 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$25.
Employees with Maintenance Technician in their job title in Vancouver, British Columbia earn an average of 19.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (6.9% more) and Mississauga, Ontario (6.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Winnipeg, Manitoba (18.6% less) and Toronto, Ontario (2.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 832 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.9%
Early Career
39.4%
Mid Career
24.9%
Experienced
21.4%
Late Career
11.4%