Average Entry-Level Maintenance Technician with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation Skills Hourly Pay

$17.04
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$1,000
Bonus
$700
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The average hourly pay for an Entry-Level Maintenance Technician with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation skills is $17.04.
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$12.43
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$17.04
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$24.10
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Hourly Rate
$12 - $24
Bonus
$49 - $3,041
Profit Sharing
$491 - $1,473
Total Pay
$27,805 - $59,433

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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.

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Popular Skills for Maintenance Technician

Skills that pay less than market rate include Facility Maintenance & Coordination, Electronic Troubleshooting, Troubleshooting, Equipment Maintenance and Maintenance.

Pay by Experience Level for Maintenance Technician

An early career Maintenance Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $19.69 based on 456 salaries. A mid-career Maintenance Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.41 based on 328 salaries. An experienced Maintenance Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $23.81 based on 343 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $25.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,406 survey responses.
Early Career
32.4%
Mid Career
23.3%
Experienced
24.4%
Late Career
19.8%