Salary for Industrial Machinery Mechanics

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Industrial machinery mechanics diagnose, adjust, inspect and repair problems with industrial processing and production machinery and pipeline distribution systems. This job can sometimes be dangerous as the workers deal with heavy machinery in all weather conditions. To be considered for this position, vocational school or related experience is usually necessary. Once hired, one to two of formal on-site training will usually be required before work can begin.

A Industrial Machinery Mechanic will normally get a pay level of $35,720 to $82,450 based on experience and talent. will most likely receive an average wage of fifty-seven thousand three hundred and fifty dollars each year.

obtain the highest pay in Hawaii, which has average wages of close to $71,450. People with this job title are paid at the highest average level in Utilities, where they receive average wages of $74,090.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 42.58 percent nationwide in that time.


Industrial Machinery Mechanics tend to make the most in the following industries:

Management of Companies and Enterprises
Public Administration
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction

In general, they earn less within the industries below:

Finance and Insurance
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
Health Care and Social Assistance
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting
Accommodation and Food Services
Other Services (except Public Administration)