Production Maintenance Technician III Salary in the United States

How much does a Production Maintenance Technician III make in the United States? The average Production Maintenance Technician III salary in the United States is $61,949 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $53,968 and $71,215. Salary ranges 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 skilled repairs on complex 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 the more complex equipment problems. Prepares technical reports to document equipment modifications and equipment maintenance procedures. Oversee and review the work of lower-level technicians. Requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to supervior or manager. Works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. Typically requires 3-5 years of related experience, or may need 2 years experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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    Production Maintenance Technician II

    1 - 3 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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    Production Maintenance Technician III

    2 - 5 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

  3. Up a level:

    Production Maintenance Supervisor

    3 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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