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Field Service Supervisor Salary

The three highest-paying cities for Field Service Supervisors can all be found in California: San Francisco, San Diego, and San Jose. With some bonuses approaching $10K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $10K, overall incomes of Field Service Supervisors spread between $35K and $87K depending on individual performance. Location and years of experience each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. For the most part, Field Service Supervisors enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and the greater part collect dental insurance. Field Service Supervisors who took the survey are largely men, dominating at 87 percent. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$38,046 - $84,710
(Median)
$38K
$58K
$85K
MEDIAN: $58,103
10%
50%
90%

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$13.78 - $32.73
(Median)
$14
$22
$33
MEDIAN: $21.00
10%
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$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$38,046 - $84,710  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,317  
Profit Sharing
$-0.49 - $9,696  
Commission
$650 - $11,000  
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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$34,650 - $87,435  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 522
National Hourly Rate 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$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$13.78 - $32.73  
   
Overtime
$17.88 - $49.00  
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 - $10,317  
   
Commission
$650 - $11,000  
Profit Sharing
$-0.49 - $9,696  
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).
)
$34,650 - $87,435  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 270
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Job Description for Field Service Supervisor

Field service supervisors hold a top-level field service position, with exact tasks varying greatly by company and position. Generally, these individuals perform field service tasks, as well as manage other employees and handle logistical operations. They often play a part in the hiring process and help train new employees. Field service supervisors' work environment varies greatly, but it may be stressful and/or hazardous. These professionals generally work alongside subordinates in the field, with travel to other locations for meetings with management needed. The supervisor's hours vary from project to project, and overtime should be expected regularly during peak seasons.

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Field Service Supervisor Tasks

  • Supervise employees in the field service team.
  • Identify, assess and prioritize service calls on equipment.
  • Ensure quality control of work performed in designated territory.
  • Report complete and accurate information on service log and communicate with upper management.

Common Career Paths for Field Service Supervisor


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Field Service Supervisors may experience a large salary bump if they progress into a role such as Construction Project Manager. The latter position pays an average of $70K annually. Becoming an Operations Manager or a Field Services Manager is often the next step for a Field Service Supervisor.

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Popular Skills for Field Service Supervisor


Survey results suggest that Field Service Supervisors put a wide range of professional skills to use. Most notably, facility with Electronic Troubleshooting, Technical Services, and Project Management are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 31 percent, 8 percent, and 4 percent, respectively. Maintenance and Quality Assurance / Quality Control, on the other hand, are typically associated with much lower pay. Most people experienced in Customer Service also know Project Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Field Service Supervisor

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


Field Service Supervisors with a lot of experience do not necessarily enjoy more money. Those in the early stages of their career can expect to make around $50K; however, individuals with five to 10 years of experience bring in $58K on average — a distinctly larger sum. Field Service Supervisors see a median salary of $61K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Veterans who have worked for more than two decades do tend to make the most in the end; the median pay for this group is $67K.

Pay Difference by Location


For Field Service Supervisors, California means bigger paychecks — those in San Francisco, San Diego, and San Jose earn more than Field Service Supervisors in the rest of the country. Location significantly influences compensation, with Tampa Field Service Supervisors earning much less — 21 percent less — than the national average. Employers in Cincinnati and Raleigh also lean toward paying below-median salaries (20 percent less).

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Experience Affects Field Service Supervisor Salaries




National Average
$58,000


Skills That Affect Field Service Supervisor Salaries

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 31%


Project Management
up arrow 4%

National Average
$58,000

People Management
up arrow 1%

Customer Service
up arrow 2%

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
up arrow 20%

Maintenance
up arrow 21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 166 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 70%
vision benefits Vision: 57% employee benefits None: 18%
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