Facilities / Maintenance Supervisor Salary

Roughly three-fifths of Maintenance Supervisors in the United States are seasoned employees who have more than 10 years of experience in the field. Pay ranges from $29K to $75K per year, and the average comes out to $52K per year. Final cash compensation to Maintenance Supervisors varies from around $29K to approximately $75K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $5K and $8K, respectively. Geographic location and career duration each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. A fair number enjoy medical while a majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a little more than half. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$32,195 - $76,961
(Median)
$32K
$52K
$77K
MEDIAN: $52,217
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$11.34 - $27.40
(Median)
$11
$18
$27
MEDIAN: $17.00
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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$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$32,195 - $76,961  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,071  
Profit Sharing
$387.50 - $8,000  
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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$28,732 - $75,084  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 584
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$11.34 - $27.40  
   
Overtime
$14.97 - $43.55  
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.
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,071  
   
Profit Sharing
$387.50 - $8,000  
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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$28,732 - $75,084  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 448
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Job Description for Facilities / Maintenance Supervisor

The nature of the work done by a facilities maintenance supervisor is determined largely by the type of facility in which they work. While some positions are largely indoors, others may include supervising the care of large outdoor areas, such as landscaping and parking lots. Facilities maintenance supervisors often report to the facility manager, and they need to have strong leadership skills, as well as the ability to manage multiple projects and teams simultaneously.

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Facilities / Maintenance Supervisor Tasks

  • Perform or arrange for general building and fixture repairs.
  • Supervise all general building maintenance.
  • Supervise maintenance of landscaping and upkeep of grounds equipment.
  • Keep the building in a clean and orderly condition by examining the building on a regular basis for needed repairs, maintenance, and cleanliness.
  • Supervise maintenance staff and outside contractors.

Common Career Paths for Facilities / Maintenance Supervisor


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Maintenance Supervisors may progress into high-paying roles like Construction Project Manager, where median compensation is $70K annually. A common career progression for a Maintenance Supervisor is to become a Facilities Manager or a Maintenance Manager. Compared to Maintenance Supervisors, the first group earns $12K more on average, and the second group earns $12K more.

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Popular Skills for Facilities / Maintenance Supervisor


Survey results suggest that Maintenance Supervisors use a fairly large toolkit of professional skills. Most notably, skills in Project Management, Operations Management, Electronic Troubleshooting, and System Repair are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts of 8 percent, 7 percent, 6 percent, and 6 percent, respectively. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include Plumbing. Those familiar with Maintenance tend to be well versed in Plumbing and Electronic Troubleshooting. It is often found that people who know Facility Maintenance & Coordination are also skilled in Electronic Troubleshooting and Plumbing.

Pay by Experience Level for Facilities / Maintenance Supervisor

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


For Maintenance Supervisors, more experience in the field does not usually mean bigger paychecks. Average salaries for inexperienced employees average out to around $37K, but folks who have five to 10 years of experience earn a higher median of $43K. Maintenance Supervisors bring in $49K after working for 10 to 20 years. People who have worked for more than 20 years report a median income of $55K, which is barely higher than the median for folks with 10 to 20 years of experience.

Facilities / Maintenance Supervisor Reviews

What is it like working as a Facilities / Maintenance Supervisor?

Facilities / Maintenance Supervisor in Washington:
"The best job I ever had."
Pros: I love the exposure and the opportunity to grow and working with all the different branches of the military and contractors.
Cons: None.

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Experience Affects Facilities / Maintenance Supervisor Salaries



National Average
$47,000



Skills That Affect Facilities / Maintenance Supervisor Salaries





Facility Maintenance & Coordination
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$47,000

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 215 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
30%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 78% dental benefits Dental: 65%
vision benefits Vision: 52% employee benefits None: 19%
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