Average Early-Career Maintenance Technician with Electronic Troubleshooting Skills Hourly Pay

$17.55
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$1,081
Bonus
$2,250
Commission
$1,474
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The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Maintenance Technician with Electronic Troubleshooting skills is $17.55.
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$12.42
10%
$17.55
50%
$24.55
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90%
MEDIAN $17.55
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Hourly Rate
$12 - $25
Bonus
$205 - $4,070
Profit Sharing
$355 - $5,182
Commission
$8 - $9,933
Total Pay
$26,637 - $57,824

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Job Description for Maintenance Technician

Maintenance Technician Tasks
  • 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.
  • 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.

Career Paths

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

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Popular Skills for Maintenance Technician

Skills that pay less than market rate include Facility Maintenance & Coordination, Plumbing, 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 $15.59 based on 57 salaries. A mid-career Maintenance Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.70 based on 1,233 salaries. An experienced Maintenance Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.33 based on 1,225 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 Houston, Texas earn an average of 5.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (5.0% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (2.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (18.3% less) and Tampa, Florida (16.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 3,320 survey responses.
Entry Level
1.7%
Mid Career
37.1%
Experienced
36.9%
Late Career
24.2%