Entry Level Manufacturing Technician, Maintenance Salary

Entry-Level Manufacturing Maintenance Technicians in the United States take home an average $15.10 per hour. The vast majority of Entry-Level Manufacturing Maintenance Technicians (83 percent) who took the survey are men. For the most part, Entry-Level Manufacturing Maintenance Technicians enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Some workers in this field — just under a third — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by more than half and dental plans are enjoyed by a strong majority. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$10.23 - $20.24
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MEDIAN: $15.36
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Hourly Data $0$34
Hourly Rate $10.23 - $20.24
Overtime $16.19 - $34.90
Annual Data $0$51K
Bonus $1,200
Profit Sharing $1,600
Total Pay (?
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$21,491 - $51,723
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 37

Job Description for Entry Level Manufacturing Technician, Maintenance

  • Confirm correct materials and appropriate quantities are used, report any discrepancies.
  • Maintain records in a facility environment.
  • Perform equipment duties in production according to standard operating procedures.
  • Assist with daily manufacturing operations in manufacturing facility.

Entry Level Manufacturing Technician, Maintenance Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Entry Level Manufacturing Technician, Maintenance

Pay by Experience for an Entry Level Manufacturing Technician, Maintenance has a positive trend. An entry-level Entry Level Manufacturing Technician, Maintenance with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 46 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Entry Level Manufacturing Technician, Maintenance with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $37,000 based on 33 salaries. An experienced Entry Level Manufacturing Technician, Maintenance which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 8 salaries. An Entry Level Manufacturing Technician, Maintenance with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 13 salaries.

Entry Level Manufacturing Technician, Maintenance Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Entry Level Manufacturing Technician, Maintenance?

Entry Level Manufacturing Technician, Maintenance in Memphis:
"Challenging."
Pros: The fact that I get to do different things every day.
Cons: The lac of appreciation.

Entry Level Manufacturing Technician, Maintenance in Muskegon:
"Knowledge is key."
Pros: Everything I am responsible for repairs to a wide variety of machines.
Cons: Micromanagement from the ones above my pay scale.

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Key Stats for Entry Level Manufacturing Technician, Maintenance

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
37%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
2%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Entry Level Manufacturing Technician, Maintenance Salaries

Late-Career
▲16%

Experienced
▲16%

Mid-Career
▲13%

National Average
$33,000

Entry-Level
▼7%

Skills That Affect Entry Level Manufacturing Technician, Maintenance Salaries

Welding
▲39%

Electronic Troubleshooting
▲18%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▲13%

National Average
$33,000

Equipment Maintenance
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
37%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
2%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 32%