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Best states for a Maintenance Engineer

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Job opportunities vary from state to state, and Installation, Maintenance and Repair careers are no different.

Because we know how difficult it can be to know which states are the best when it comes to Maintenance Engineer jobs, we decided to crunch some numbers to bring you the best states for Maintenance Engineers.

We wanted to look at where Maintenance Engineers have it the best -- where there are plenty of jobs to go around and people get paid what they deserve during every phase of their career.

In order to get you the best states for Maintenance Engineers, we looked at our data on jobs and wages -- specifically the average annual wage and the number of available jobs per capita.

a Maintenance Engineer will most commonly be promoted to Maintenance Technician.

The 10 Best States in America For Maintenance Engineers in 2019

  1. Alaska
  2. Nevada
  3. Iowa
  4. Minnesota
  5. Connecticut
  6. Wisconsin
  7. California
  8. Rhode Island
  9. Indiana
  10. Texas
  • (90 jobs)
  • (320 jobs)
  • (611 jobs)
  • (903 jobs)
  • (465 jobs)
  • (845 jobs)
  • (4,452 jobs)
  • (119 jobs)
  • (881 jobs)
  • (3,034 jobs)

The Bureau of Labor Statistics' most recent data helped us determine the ranking.

We ranked each of the 50 states from best to worst for Maintenance Engineers, to help you with your next career move.

Check out the complete ranking and a full description of our methodology below.

If you're interested, you can read more about the job scene here:

The 10 Best States For Maintenance Engineers in 2019

1. Alaska

Total Maintenance Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
90 $86,647 $62,000 $120,000 1.33
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Maintenance Engineer Jobs in Alaska

2. Nevada

Total Maintenance Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
320 $76,310 $54,000 $106,000 1.21
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Maintenance Engineer Jobs in Nevada

3. Iowa

Total Maintenance Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
611 $71,948 $51,000 $100,000 1.29
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Maintenance Engineer Jobs in Iowa

4. Minnesota

Total Maintenance Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
903 $76,411 $54,000 $106,000 1.07
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Maintenance Engineer Jobs in Minnesota

5. Connecticut

Total Maintenance Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
465 $81,900 $58,000 $114,000 0.99
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Maintenance Engineer Jobs in Connecticut

6. Wisconsin

Total Maintenance Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
845 $72,032 $51,000 $100,000 1.19
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Maintenance Engineer Jobs in Wisconsin

7. California

Total Maintenance Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
4,452 $90,154 $69,000 $117,000 0.93
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Maintenance Engineer Jobs in California

8. Rhode Island

Total Maintenance Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
119 $77,645 $55,000 $108,000 0.9
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Maintenance Engineer Jobs in Rhode Island

9. Indiana

Total Maintenance Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
881 $68,659 $49,000 $95,000 1.21
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Maintenance Engineer Jobs in Indiana

10. Texas

Total Maintenance Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
3,034 $73,409 $53,000 $100,000 1.03
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Maintenance Engineer Jobs in Texas

HOW WE DETERMINED THE BEST STATES TO BE a Maintenance Engineer

You can read about how the best state rankings are calculated here.

Detailed list of the best states for a Maintenance Engineer

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