Industrial Machinery Mechanics Salary Information in Montana

The average annual and hourly salaries for industrial machinery mechanics in the state of Montana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of industrial machinery mechanics among Montana areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Industrial Machinery Mechanics in Montana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,760
25th Percentile Wage
$41,460
50th Percentile Wage
$53,600
75th Percentile Wage
$67,910
90th Percentile Wage
$82,130

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for industrial machinery mechanics in Montana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $82,130. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $53,600. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33,760.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16.23
25th Percentile Wage
$19.94
50th Percentile Wage
$25.77
75th Percentile Wage
$32.65
90th Percentile Wage
$39.49

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for industrial machinery mechanics in Montana in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $39.49. The median hourly salary is $25.77. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16.23.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of industrial machinery mechanics from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201653,600-2.43%5.97%
201554,9002.70%-
201453,42011.29%-
201347,390-6.35%-
201250,400--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Industrial Machinery Mechanics in Montana Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of industrial machinery mechanics in some Montana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of industrial machinery mechanics in state of Montana ranges from $44,390 to $60,750. The highest paying area for industrial machinery mechanics in Montana is Great Falls with a median annual salary of $60,750. The second highest paying city/area in Montana State is Eastern Montana nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $57,990). The lowest paying area is Western Montana nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $44,390.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Great Falls
$60,750
Eastern Montana nonmetropolitan area
$57,990
Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area
$55,360
Central Montana nonmetropolitan area
$49,100
Billings
$48,770
Missoula
$45,990
Western Montana nonmetropolitan area
$44,390


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