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Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $32.23
Statewide median: $24.25

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics *

Area Low Median High
U S
$23.84 $29.62 $34.24
Minnesota
$26.85 $32.23 $38.24
Central Minnesota
$25.76 $32.19 $38.30
Northeast Minnesota
$22.83 $30.29 $37.06
Northwest Minnesota
$25.65 $30.75 $34.16
Southeast Minnesota
$26.90 $31.57 $34.32
Southwest Minnesota
$26.31 $31.55 $37.01
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$29.90 $34.16 $40.17

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 1,630 workers employed in this small career.

Where do Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in moderate demand.

 

Future Demand   This career is projected to grow much faster than average.

This career is seeing very high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 3,789 new Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 152,100 169,900 17,800 11.7%
Minnesota 3,264 3,674 410 12.6%
Central Minnesota 457 507 50 10.9%
Northeast Minnesota 337 382 45 13.4%
Northwest Minnesota 363 396 33 9.1%
Southeast Minnesota 148 157 9 6.1%
Southwest Minnesota 269 306 37 13.8%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,739 1,984 245 14.1%


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