Industrial Maintenance Technician Career Outlook

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WITC Industrial Maintenance Technician Graduate Survey Responses 2018-2019

Employed in Related Field


Employed in a Related Field


WITC Industrial Maintenance Technician Graduate Survey Responses 2018-2019

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$43,261 - $64,433

Average Yearly Salary


WITC Industrial Maintenance Technician Graduate Survey Responses 2018-2019




*Range of yearly salary based on composite from Wisconsin's 16 technical college districts (WTCS) which may or may not include WITC graduates.


Typical positions available after graduation include:

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Maintenance Technician

Maintenance Technicians maintain and repair factory equipment and other industrial machinery, such as conveying systems, production machinery and packaging equipment.

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Maintenance Welding

Maintenance Welders use hand-held or remotely controlled equipment to join or cut metal parts. They also fill holes, indentations, or seams in metal products.

Additional opportunities include:

  • Maintenance Technician Assistant
  • Maintenance Technician Foreperson
  • Maintenance Machinist

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Hear From Graduates

"I looked forward to going to school every day to do what I love. I would not be where I am today without WITC. It was nice having employers come to class and hand out job applications compared to graduating elsewhere with a bunch of debt and no job."

Jackson, Industrial Maintenance Technician graduate


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