Mechatronics Basics Career Outlook

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Average Yearly Salary

2022-2025 Lightcast data based on
Northwood Tech's 11 County District

Mechatronics Basics has not been offered as a stand-alone option, so the data above reflects the career pathway program: Automated Packaging Systems Technician


Typical positions available after graduation include:

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Maintenance Technician 

Maintenance Technicians support production in a plant by doing troubleshooting and repairs on machinery. In addition, they complete scheduled maintenance on machines varying from simple lubrication and checks to major rebuilds. These are the people who keep a plant running efficiently.

Additional opportunities include:

  • Entry Level Electro-Mechanical Assembler

  • Service Technician

Continue Your Education at Northwood Tech

After you complete your Mechatronics Basics technical diploma at Northwood Tech, you can continue your education to earn the Automated Packaging Systems Technician technical diploma.

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