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Machinery Maintenance Workers

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: $25.66
Statewide median: $23.81

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Machinery Maintenance Workers *

Area Low Median High
U S
$20.14 $24.29 $30.43
Minnesota
$23.24 $25.66 $30.68
Central Minnesota
$18.98 $23.77 $30.00
Northeast Minnesota
$28.00 $30.83 $35.62
Northwest Minnesota
$21.54 $23.82 $30.31
Southeast Minnesota
$19.71 $24.67 $29.81
Southwest Minnesota
$23.39 $23.78 $29.81
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$23.30 $29.63 $31.99

* "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 1,540 workers employed in this small career.

Where do Machinery Maintenance Workers 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 898 new Machinery Maintenance Workers 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 Machinery Maintenance Workers
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 65,600 72,600 7,000 10.7%
Minnesota 848 955 107 12.6%
Central Minnesota 164 186 22 13.4%
Northeast Minnesota 38 37 -1 -2.6%
Northwest Minnesota 68 75 7 10.3%
Southwest Minnesota 83 93 10 12%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 438 485 47 10.7%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.




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