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Maintenance and Repair Workers

Use tools to repair a variety of appliances and equipment.

Quick Facts


Above the statewide median
$25.73 / hour    Read more about wages


Growth rate:  8.1%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Inspect mechanical components of vehicles to identify problems.
  • Inspect mechanical equipment to locate damage, defects, or wear.
  • Test fluids to identify contamination or other problems.
  • Test mechanical equipment to ensure proper functioning.
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Job Title Examples:

Maintenance Electrician
Maintenance Mechanic
Maintenance Technician

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