Facilities / Maintenance Supervisor Salary (United States)

The majority of Maintenance Supervisors in the United States—about two-thirds—boast more than 10 years of experience in their profession. Salaries stretch from $28,541 to $74,023 per year and typically amount to $45,754 annually. Total cash compensation approaches anywhere from $31,806 on the lower end to $76,765 on the higher end; in exceptional cases, this can include more than $5,942 from bonuses and upwards of $7,946 from profit sharing. Residency and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Although most have medical coverage and a majority have dental coverage, 21 percent claim no health benefits at all. For the most part, Maintenance Supervisors enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.
Facilities / Maintenance Supervisor Salary (?
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$31,806 - $76,765
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MEDIAN: $51,462
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Facilities / Maintenance Supervisor Salary (?
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$11.17 - $26.51
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National Salary Data

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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$31,806 - $76,765  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,942  
Profit Sharing
$1,016 - $7,946  
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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$28,541 - $74,023  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 839
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$11.17 - $26.51  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $0.75  
Overtime
$15.46 - $42.40  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,942  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,016 - $7,946  
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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$28,541 - $74,023  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 675
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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 experience a big boost in pay as they move up the career ladder. An upper-level role like Construction Project Manager may bring in a lot more money — an additional $24K annually. Maintenance Supervisors can earn $12,791 or $12,887 more per year when they move into roles as Facilities Managers or Maintenance Managers, a common transition for those in the field.

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Popular Skills for Facilities / Maintenance Supervisor

Maintenance Supervisors seem to require a number of specific skills. Most notably, skills in Operations Management, Project Management, Electronic Troubleshooting, and System Repair are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts of 13 percent, 11 percent, 10 percent, and 10 percent, respectively. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Plumbing. For most people, competency in Facility Maintenance & Coordination indicates knowledge of Plumbing and Electronic Troubleshooting.

Pay by Experience Level for Facilities / Maintenance Supervisor

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
For Maintenance Supervisors, experience is not a major factor in determining pay, and incremental pay growth is standard. Starting out, salaries are typically $38K, which grows to $42K after five to 10 years. Those with one to two decades of experience under their belt tend to see salaries around $48K. Maintenance Supervisors who stay in the field for several decades see their salaries grow less quickly after 20 years, with incomes eventually hovering around $53K. In this field, age distribution is widespread: 29 percent of those surveyed report the most experience (more than two decades), and 38 percent have the least experience (one to nine years). 32 percent of respondents fall in the middle, with 10-20 years of experience.

Pay Difference By Location

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$46,000
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For Maintenance Supervisors, busy New York offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 40 percent above the national average. Maintenance Supervisors will also find cushy salaries in Seattle (+16 percent). Falling short of the national average by 16 percent, the area with the worst salaries is Atlanta.

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Experience Affects Facilities / Maintenance Supervisor Salaries

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$46,000

Skills That Affect Facilities / Maintenance Supervisor Salaries

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$46,000

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
7%
female alumni
 
Male
93%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 63%
vision benefits Vision: 50% employee benefits None: 21%
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