Director of Buildings and Grounds Salary

With close to two-thirds of Directors of Buildings and Grounds in the United States reporting more than 10 years of experience, the field is heavily weighted toward experienced professionals. Average pay for Directors of Buildings and Grounds is $64K annually and can range from $37K on the lower end to $109K per year near the higher end. For the most part, Directors of Buildings and Grounds enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. The vast majority (89 percent) of Directors of Buildings and Grounds who answered the questionnaire are male. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$38,454 - $109,230
(Median)
$38K
$64K
$110K
MEDIAN: $64,454
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$36,818 - $108,897  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 109
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Pay by Experience Level for Director of Buildings and Grounds

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


For Directors of Buildings and Grounds, level of experience appears to be a somewhat less important part of the salary calculation — more experience does not correlate to noticeably higher pay. Folks who are navigating the first five years of their careers have a median salary of approximately $58K in this position. Those who have been around for five to 10 years don't get much more, though; the median salary in that group is $61K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $66K. Veterans who have acquired more than 20 years report a median income of $72K, which is generally higher than the pay reported by other tenure groups.

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Experience Affects Director of Buildings and Grounds Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 14%

Experienced
up arrow 5%

National Average
$63,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
35%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
medical benefits
Vision: 49%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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