Production Maintenance Technician I Salary in the United States

How much does a Production Maintenance Technician I make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Production Maintenance Technician I in the United States is $21 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $19 and $23. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Performs preventive maintenance and repairs on production equipment and systems (e.g., mechanical, electrical). Evaluates and recommends equipment improvements to improve efficiency, capability and yield. Performs equipment failure analyses (including preventive and unscheduled maintenance). Troubleshoots and diagnoses equipment problems. Prepares technical reports to document preventative maintenance issues. Assists higher-level technicians. Requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to supervior or manager. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Production Maintenance Technician I

    0 - 1 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

  2. Up a level:

    Production Maintenance Technician II

    1 - 3 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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