Plant Technician Salary in the United States

How much does a Plant Technician make in the United States? The average Plant Technician salary in the United States is $40,711 as of January 20, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $36,085 and $46,168. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Chrisman Manufacturing - Long Beach , MS
We are seeking a Plant Maintenance Technician to join our team! You will maintain and repair industrial production and processing machinery. Responsibilities: * Repair, install, and adjust industrial ...
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Biovation Labs - West Valley City , UT
... plant equipment * · Replace broken belts, bearings, motors, electrical systems on the production equipment as necessary * · Daily production equipment on a daily basis * · Weekly monitor and ...
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago
Ascend Staffing - Broomfield , CO
What We Offer * Weekly Pay * Direct deposit & debit card payment options * Health, vision, dental, life, and disability insurance Tasks * Sets up and operates a variety of complex continuous and ...
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Lutech Resources - Rankin , TX
Review and monitor plant operation/processes for optimizing quality and production of products meeting required data specifications, including but not limited to working safely and having good ...
ZipRecruiter - 7 days ago
Premier Personnel Group - Edison , NJ
Troubleshoot and repair mechanical, hydraulic, peneumatic and simple electrical problems on plant facilities and production equipment * Perform welding fabrication * Perform machine shop work ...
ZipRecruiter - 8 days ago
hubergroup USA - Orange County , CA
For support of our Technical team at our customer's site in Orange County, CA , we are looking for an Ink In-Plant Technician, 2nd shift 2:30pm-11:00 pm. Full-time W/Benefits. Candidate will be ...
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago

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