At-A-Glance

Median Pay*
$56,770.00 per year
Employment Change, 2017-2022*
320
Number of Jobs, 2016*
810
Entry-Level Education
High school diploma or equivalent
Work Experience
None
On-the-job Training
Long-term on-the-job training
Job Outlook, 2017-2022*
38.1 %

*Data is specific to the Southeast Texas region.

Job Outlook
Percent change in employment, projected 2017-2022
Industrial Machinery Mechanics
38.1%
All Occupations
18.26%
Note: All Occupations includes all occupations in the Targeted Occupations List for Southeast Texas
What Industrial Machinery Mechanics Do
Repair, install, adjust, or maintain industrial production and processing machinery or refinery and pipeline distribution systems. Excludes "Millwrights" (49-9044), "Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines" (49-3042), and "Maintenance Workers, Machinery" (49-9043).
SOURCE:
Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition and ONETOnline