General Maintenance Worker Salary (United States)

A General Maintenance Worker earns an average wage of $13.97 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.
General Maintenance Worker Salary (?
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$16,446 - $43,722
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $35,487
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General Maintenance Worker Salary (?
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$9.37 - $19.45
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$15K$30K$45K
Salary
$16,446 - $43,722  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,039  
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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$19,877 - $42,037  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 23
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$9.37 - $19.45  
   
Overtime
$11.14 - $28.18  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,039  
   
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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$19,877 - $42,037  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 138
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Job Description for General Maintenance Worker

  • Perform minor troubleshooting repairs and adjustments.
  • Services appliances and emergency equipment.
  • Perform a variety of work in the maintenance and repair of buildings and grounds.

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Pay by Experience Level for General Maintenance Worker

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

Experience Affects General Maintenance Worker Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 11%
Experienced
up arrow 8%
Mid-Career
0%
National Average
$30,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
4%
female alumni
 
Male
96%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 71% dental benefits Dental: 53%
vision benefits Vision: 37% employee benefits None: 28%
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