The average hourly pay for a Facilities Technician is $19.81.
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What Do Facilities Technicians Do?
The larger the size of a facility (or series of facilities), the more work there is to be done. These facilities always require attention in the form of regular cleaning, upkeep and maintenance, occasional repairs and renovations, and many other little things that are vital to smooth operations. Facilities technicians are responsible for fighting against the natural entropy of a large environment to help ensure that the facility is clean, safe, and functional for everyone who uses it.
Facilities Technician Tasks
- Maintain, repair, and renovate physical office environment through tool use and contractor use.
- Assist mailroom duties through sorting and delivery of parcels.
- Assist office reorganization through furniture and equipment moves.
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Popular Employer Salaries for Facilities Technician
The top respondents for the job title Facilities Technician are from the companies 24 Hour Fitness Inc., AT&T Inc. and Panasonic Avionics Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at AT&T Inc. where the average pay is $35.97. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include CBRE Group, earning around $27.51. Panasonic Avionics Corporation pays the lowest at around $18.65. 24 Hour Fitness Inc. also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $19.47.
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What Are Popular Skills for Facilities Technicians?
Skills in Troubleshooting and Electronic Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Plumbing, Equipment Maintenance and Facility Maintenance & Coordination.
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Facilities Technicians?
An entry-level Facilities Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $16.42 based on 15 salaries. An early career Facilities Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.83 based on 289 salaries. A mid-career Facilities Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.53 based on 175 salaries. An experienced Facilities Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.17 based on 191 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $25.
Pay Difference by Location
Employees with Facilities Technician in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 24.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (23.6% more) and Dallas, Texas (17.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Melbourne, Florida (11.7% less), Austin, Texas (8.1% less) and Phoenix, Arizona (2.1% less).
Years of Experience
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