The salary statistics of maintenance workers, machinery are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of maintenance workers, machinery within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The maintenance workers, machinery annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$28,200|
|25th Percentile Wage||$35,650|
|50th Percentile Wage||$45,540|
|75th Percentile Wage||$57,420|
|90th Percentile Wage||$69,500|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for maintenance workers, machinery. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) maintenance workers, machinery is $69,500. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $45,540. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28,200. Note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 146% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of maintenance workers, machinery from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of maintenance workers, machinery in 20 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for maintenance workers, machinery occupations is the utilities sector with an annual salary $60,870. The lowest paying sector is the finance and insurance sector (annual salary $19,280).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Accommodation and Food Services|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting|| |
|Finance and Insurance|| |
From the above tables we note that not only maintenance workers, machinery salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of maintenance workers, machinery in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $18,290 to $70,460. The highest paying state for maintenance workers, machinery is Wyoming with a median annual salary of $70,460. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $18,290. For more salary information of maintenance workers, machinery profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|District of Columbia|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|New York|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|New Jersey|| |
|West Virginia|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|New Hampshire|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|Rhode Island|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |