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Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $26.42
Statewide median: $18.88

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics *

Area Low Median High
U S
$18.91 $23.58 $28.68
Minnesota
$22.09 $26.42 $29.66
Central Minnesota
$20.8 $25.56 $28.76
Northeast Minnesota
$22.13 $26.2 $28.97
Northwest Minnesota
$18.21 $22.41 $26.92
Southeast Minnesota
$19.52 $25.1 $27.71
Southwest Minnesota
$19.78 $23.43 $27.28
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$23.76 $27.23 $31.03

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 4120 workers employed in this medium-sized career.

Where do Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 1160 new Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics to meet market demand between 2014-2024. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics
  Employment Employment Change
2014 2024 Number Percent
U S 124700 131300 6600 5.3%
Minnesota 4395 4519 124 2.8%
  2012 2022 Number Percent
Southeast Minnesota 177 172 -5 -2.8%
Northwest Minnesota 324 351 27 8.3%
Southwest Minnesota 217 237 20 9.2%
Northeast Minnesota 865 913 48 5.5%
Central Minnesota 352 390 38 10.8%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1495 1591 96 6.4%


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