Salary for Industrial Machinery Mechanics

Also known as:  Bag Machine Adjuster, Boilerhouse Mechanic, Foundry Equipment Mechanic, Hydroelectric Machinery Mechanic, Industrial Conveyor Belt Repairer, Loom Fixer, Loom Technician helps manufacturing professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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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.

An Industrial Machinery Mechanic can receive average salaries between 32000 to 48000 depending on the level of experience. Industrial Machinery Mechanics can earn an average compensation of Forty Six Thousand Eight Hundred dollars annually.

Industrial Machinery Mechanics obtain the highest salaries in Alaska, where they can get job pay of approximating $66410. People in this job function have the highest pay levels in Transportation and Warehousing, where they receive job pay of $56510.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 16.74 percent nationwide in that time.
Industrial Machinery Mechanics tend to make the most in the following industries
Utilities $56,510
Transportation and Warehousing $55,810
Public Administration $52,770
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction $51,300
Management of Companies and Enterprises $50,710
Information $50,450
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Accommodation and Food Services $32,150
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation $36,400
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting $37,250
Health Care and Social Assistance $41,800
Retail Trade $42,520
Other Services (except Public Administration) $42,670