Average Mid-Career Maintenance Technician with System Repair Skills Hourly Pay in Houston, Texas

$21.00
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The average hourly pay for a Mid-Career Maintenance Technician with System Repair skills in Houston, Texas is $21.00.
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$13.52
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$21
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What Do Maintenance Technicians Do?

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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What Are Popular Skills for Maintenance Technicians?

Skills in Troubleshooting and Electronic Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Facility Maintenance & Coordination, Equipment Maintenance and Maintenance.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Maintenance Technicians?

An early career Maintenance Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.74 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Maintenance Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.50 based on 5 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $30.
Employees with Maintenance Technician in their job title in Dallas, Texas earn an average of 4.7% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (31.3% less), Atlanta, Georgia (28.6% less) and Cincinnati, Ohio (9.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 25 survey responses.
Early Career
56.0%
Experienced
20.0%
Late Career
24.0%