Average Early-Career Maintenance Technician with Welding Skills Hourly Pay

$17.55
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The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Maintenance Technician with Welding skills is $17.55.
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$12.84
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$17.55
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$23.94
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MEDIAN $17.55
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Hourly Rate
$13 - $24
Profit Sharing
$97 - $8,243
Total Pay
$28,030 - $58,076

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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

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Maintenance Technician
Maintenance Supervisor
Maintenance Manager
Maintenance Technician, Apartments
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Maintenance Technician

Skills that pay less than market rate include Plumbing, Electronic Troubleshooting, Troubleshooting, Equipment Maintenance and Maintenance.

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 $15.39 based on 14 salaries. A mid-career Maintenance Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.24 based on 438 salaries. An experienced Maintenance Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.71 based on 435 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $23.
Employees with Maintenance Technician in their job title in Cleveland, Ohio earn an average of 25.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Kansas City, Missouri (24.6% more) and Greenville, South Carolina (8.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cincinnati, Ohio (13.0% less), Grand Rapids, Michigan (9.6% less) and Columbus, Ohio (0.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,186 survey responses.
Entry Level
1.2%
Mid Career
36.9%
Experienced
36.7%
Late Career
25.2%