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Industrial Machinery Mechanics

Job Information

Repair, install, adjust, or maintain industrial production and processing machinery or refinery and pipeline distribution systems.


  • Most workers are employed in manufacturing.
  • Machinery maintenance workers learn on the job, industrial machinery mechanics usually need some education after high school, and millwrights typically learn through formal apprenticeship programs.
  • Applicants with broad skills in machine repair and maintenance should have favorable job prospects.


Personality I'm hands on
Salary $46,270/yr ($23.14/hr)
Job Outlook Average
Education Some college, no degree