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Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul farm machinery and vehicles, such as tractors, harvesters, dairy equipment, and irrigation systems.

Salary Breakdown

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

Average

$42,160

ANNUAL

$20.27

HOURLY

Entry Level

$28,110

ANNUAL

$13.51

HOURLY

Mid Level

$42,400

ANNUAL

$20.39

HOURLY

Expert Level

$58,690

ANNUAL

$28.22

HOURLY


Projected Jobs

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

1,220

Projected job openings through 2028


Sample Career Roadmap

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians


Top Expected Tasks

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

Mechanical

KNOWLEDGE

Customer and Personal Service

KNOWLEDGE

Computers and Electronics

KNOWLEDGE

English Language

KNOWLEDGE

Mathematics

SKILL

Equipment Maintenance

SKILL

Repairing

SKILL

Troubleshooting

SKILL

Operation and Control

SKILL

Critical Thinking

ABILITY

Manual Dexterity

ABILITY

Control Precision

ABILITY

Multilimb Coordination

ABILITY

Finger Dexterity

ABILITY

Arm-Hand Steadiness


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