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Director of Facility Maintenance and Engineering Salary

With three-fourths of Directors of Facility Maintenance and Engineering in the United States reporting more than 10 years of experience, the field is heavily weighted toward experienced professionals. Average pay for Directors of Facility Maintenance and Engineering is $79K per year and can range from $44K on the lower end to $137K per year near the higher end. Overall cash earnings for Directors of Facility Maintenance and Engineering stretch from $44K on the lower end to $137K near the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $28K from bonuses and $16K from profit sharing. Most Directors of Facility Maintenance and Engineering like their work and job satisfaction is high. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$44,336 - $125,822
(Median)
$44K
$79K
$130K
MEDIAN: $79,420
10%
50%
90%

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$16.53 - $37.51
(Median)
$17
$25
$38
MEDIAN: $24.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$44,336 - $125,822  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $28,383  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $16,389  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$43,833 - $137,129  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 217
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$16.53 - $37.51  
   
Overtime
$29.36 - $54.81  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $28,383  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $16,389  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$43,833 - $137,129  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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Job Description for Director of Facility Maintenance and Engineering

  • Write process and scope documents to explain needs, current state and goals.
  • Obtain bids and purchase parts, equipment, supplies and contract for repairs.
  • Oversee equipment usage and maintenance schedules, including all repairs.
  • Hire, train and supervise staff.

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Directors of Facility Maintenance and Engineering who responded to the survey report just a handful of professional skills. Project Management and Facility Maintenance & Coordination are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay. Aptitude in Facility Maintenance & Coordination tends to also indicate an understanding of Project Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Director of Facility Maintenance and Engineering

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


Experience is an important factor influencing the compensation of Directors of Facility Maintenance and Engineering. Salaries for the relatively untried average out to around $54K, but survey participants with five to 10 years of experience earn a significantly higher median of $77K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $83K. Individuals who have achieved more than 20 years of experience don't seem to earn much more than people who have 10 to 20 years under their belts; the more senior group reports an average income of $86K.

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Experience Affects Director of Facility Maintenance and Engineering Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 8%

Experienced
up arrow 4%

National Average
$80,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

Entry-Level
up arrow 32%

Skills That Affect Director of Facility Maintenance and Engineering Salaries


Facility Maintenance & Coordination
up arrow 2%

National Average
$80,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
42%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 70%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 11%