General Maintenance Technician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$38,000
$30,000
$38,000
$49,000
General maintenance technicians in the United States make an average salary of $38,606 per year or $18.56 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $30,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $49,000. As most things go, location can be critical. Washington, Massachusetts, Nevada, California, and Connecticut provide the highest general maintenance technician salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Rome, NY
$40,368
Austin, MN
$39,411
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Map of General Maintenance Technician Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where General Maintenance Technicians earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average General Maintenance Technician Salary By Location

While a general maintenance technician can average a salary of $38,606 per year, or $18.56 per hour, there are many opportunities for general maintenance technicians to make more. For example, in Santa Rosa, CA you might make $46,533 per year. Other high-paying locations include Rome, NY, Austin, MN and Mansfield, OH. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to Santa Rosa, CA where the average starting salary is $32,000. The highest paying states for general maintenance technicians include Washington, Massachusetts and Nevada. Meanwhile, Texas, Missouri, and Louisiana offer the lowest salaries.

Average General Maintenance Technician Salary By Company

To earn a high income as a general maintenance technician, working for Fort Worth Independent School District or Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company might be your best bet, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. In addition, companies like NextEra Energy and Tyson Foods report highly competitive salaries for general maintenance technicians.

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General Maintenance Technician Salary History

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General Maintenance Technician Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a general maintenance technician can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added General Maintenance Technician Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Luttrell Staffing Group
Luttrell Staffing Group
General Maintenance Tech
General Maintenance Tech
General Maintenance Tech
07/22/2020
07/22/2020
$28,175
$28,175
07/22/2020
Texas Department of Criminal Justice
Texas Department of Criminal Justice
Maint Supv I, II, III-Hvac, Refrigeration, General Maintenance and Construction-Universal Certific
Maint Supv I, II, III-Hvac, Refrigeration, General Maintenance and Construction-Universal Certific
Maint Supv I, II, III-Hvac, Refrigeration, General Maintenance and Construction-Universal Certific
07/10/2020
07/10/2020
$36,077
$36,077
07/10/2020
General Maintenance Tech
General Maintenance Tech
06/27/2020
06/27/2020
$38,213
$38,213
06/27/2020
Texas Department of Criminal Justice
Texas Department of Criminal Justice
Maint Supv I, II, III-Hvac, Refrigeration, General Maintenance and Construction-Universal Certific
Maint Supv I, II, III-Hvac, Refrigeration, General Maintenance and Construction-Universal Certific
Maint Supv I, II, III-Hvac, Refrigeration, General Maintenance and Construction-Universal Certific
06/23/2020
06/23/2020
$36,077
$36,077
06/23/2020
General Maintenance Technician II
General Maintenance Technician II
06/05/2020
06/05/2020
$27,527
$27,527
06/05/2020
Luttrell Staffing Group
Luttrell Staffing Group
General Maintenance Tech
General Maintenance Tech
General Maintenance Tech
06/04/2020
06/04/2020
$28,175
$28,175
06/04/2020
Texas Department of Criminal Justice
Texas Department of Criminal Justice
Maint Supv I, II, III-Hvac, Refrigeration, General Maintenance and Construction-Universal Certific
Maint Supv I, II, III-Hvac, Refrigeration, General Maintenance and Construction-Universal Certific
Maint Supv I, II, III-Hvac, Refrigeration, General Maintenance and Construction-Universal Certific
05/30/2020
05/30/2020
$36,077
$36,077
05/30/2020
Maintenance Technician-General
Maintenance Technician-General
05/29/2020
05/29/2020
$25,315
$25,315
05/29/2020
General Maintenance Technician
General Maintenance Technician
05/24/2020
05/24/2020
$27,131
$27,131
05/24/2020
General Maintenance Technician
General Maintenance Technician
04/29/2020
04/29/2020
$20,870
$20,870
04/29/2020