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

$18.26
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$1,023
Bonus
$1,221
Commission
$1,075
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The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Maintenance Technician with Electronic Troubleshooting skills is $18.26.
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$13.08
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$18.26
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$25.19
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Hourly Rate
$13 - $25
Bonus
$205 - $4,200
Profit Sharing
$298 - $3,915
Commission
$8 - $29,590
Total Pay
$27,993 - $57,938
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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.

Career Paths

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Maintenance Technician
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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What Are Popular Skills for Maintenance Technicians?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Maintenance Technicians?

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 $16.05 based on 58 salaries. A mid-career Maintenance Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.09 based on 1,070 salaries. An experienced Maintenance Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.62 based on 945 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $24.
Employees with Maintenance Technician in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 4.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (1.8% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (0.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (19.8% less), Austin, Texas (4.9% less) and Columbus, Ohio (3.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 2,764 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.1%
Mid Career
38.7%
Experienced
34.2%
Late Career
25.0%