Average Maintenance Technician with Plant Maintenance Skills Hourly Pay in Houston, Texas

$20.78
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The average hourly pay for a Maintenance Technician with Plant Maintenance skills in Houston, Texas is $20.78.
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$14
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$20.78
90%
$31.04
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Hourly Rate
$14 - $31
Total Pay
$31,498 - $68,705

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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 $16.80 based on 10 salaries. A mid-career Maintenance Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.83 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Maintenance Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $25.96 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $31.
Employees with Maintenance Technician in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 12.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Charlotte, North Carolina (9.5% more) and Dallas, Texas (3.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (15.0% less), Phoenix, Arizona (6.5% less) and Louisville, Kentucky (6.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 26 survey responses.
Early Career
38.5%
Mid Career
19.2%
Experienced
23.1%
Late Career
19.2%