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Industrial Maintenance


Career Pathways

Job Titles

Earning Range



Industrial Machinery Mechanic/Technician


$12.00 - $28.00/hour


HS Diploma


Maintenance trainee


$12.00 - $23.00/hour


HS Diploma


Fabrication Maintenance Associate/Assistant


$13.00 - $17.00/hour


HS Diploma




$12.00 – $14.00/hour


HS Diploma


Mechanic/Instrument Technician


$20.00 - $25.00/hour

HS Diploma

5-10 years

Plant Maintenance


$16.00 - $19.00/hour


HS Diploma


Equipment Maintenance Technician

$17.00 – $28.00/hour


HS Diploma

3+ years

Manufacturing Engineer

$30.00 - $45.00/hour


Degree preferred

5+ years

Frederick County Fast Facts

178 manufacturers


5,080 manufacturing employees


$1,214 average weekly wage per manufacturing worker


Local Employer Profiles

Wright Manufacturing

Wright Manufacturing is an innovative leader in lawn maintenance technology, dedicated to manufacturing the safest, most durable and highest quality lawn equipment in the world. A testament to our innovation, Wright's engineering teams have received over 50 U.S. patents with more pending future approval. 

Stulz Air Technology Systems

STULZ Air Technology Systems, Inc. is an ISO 9001 registered manufacturer of environmental control equipment including a full line of energy efficient precision air conditioners, ultrasonic humidifiers, and desiccant dehumidifiers. Located in Frederick, MD, the company is responsible for product development, manufacturing, and distribution for the North American arm of the international STULZ Group

SW Barrack and Sons

SW Barrack and sons - S.W. Barrick & Sons is a limestone quarry that has been in continuous operation since 1874 and is conveniently located in Woodsboro, MD,  we supply materials for many of the area's largest concrete and asphalt producers, as well as commercial and residential projects of all sizes.

Astra Zeneca

With around 700 employees, our Frederick site covers manufacturing, quality assurance, quality control and engineering. It’s one of the primary biologics manufacturing sites for AstraZeneca. This campus includes office space and two manufacturing facilities.

Wilcoxon Sensing Technologies

We develop and produce vibration monitoring solutions trusted by reliability and maintenance engineers around the world. Our customers include reliability and maintenance leaders, plus professionals just starting out. They come to us for our high quality sensors, cables, enclosures, mounting accessories, powers supplies and transmitters. 

Bimbo Bakeries

Bimbo Bakeries USA is a leader in the baking industry, known for its category leading brands, innovative products, freshness and quality. Part of Grupo Bimbo, the world’s largest baking company.

Skyworks Solutions

Skyworks manufactures semiconductors for use in radio frequency (RF) and mobile communications systems.


Provider of fabrication and contract-manufacturing specializing in Laser Cutting, Forming and Welding. We offer finishing capabilities including Powder Coating, Wet Painting and Assembly.

 Interested in a career in this growing industry? Learn more about the NEW Industrial Maintenance Career Training Program beginning in March at FCC!