Salary for Maintenance and Repair Workers, General

Also known as:  Building Maintenance Mechanic, Building Mechanic, Building Services Mechanic, Maintenance Mechanic, Mechanics Handyman, Plant Maintenance Technician

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General maintenance and repair workers perform the work of two or more specific types of repair and maintenance workers. Their main duty is to keep machines, buildings, or mechanical equipment in good working condition. To be considered for this position, vocational training, related experience or an associate's degree is usually required. Once hired, an employer may require an apprenticeship program. One or two years of formal on-site job training is standard with this occupation.

A General Maintenance and Repair Worker will normally get salaries ranging from $26,130 to $65,590 based on tenure and industry expertise. can expect a salary of fourty-three thousand seven hundred and ninety dollars yearly.

are compensated highest in Alaska, where they can earn an average salary rate of near $53,240. People in this job function can make the highest salaries in Utilities, where they can earn an average salary rate of $57,790.

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Maintenance and Repair Workers, General tend to make the most in the following industries:

Utilities
$57,790
Information
$53,070
Transportation and Warehousing
$53,040
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction
$52,280
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$49,330
Manufacturing
$48,780

In general, they earn less within the industries below:

Accommodation and Food Services
$36,870
Retail Trade
$37,590
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$38,680
Other Services (except Public Administration)
$39,540
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting
$39,830
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$41,190