What am I worth?
Get a free salary report »
What should I pay?
Pay the right way »

Entry-Level Maintenance Manager Salary

Entry-Level Maintenance Managers can expect to earn an average of $55K annually. Total cash compensation to Entry-Level Maintenance Managers approaches anywhere from $27K on the lower end to $82K on the higher end; in exceptional cases, this can include more than $9K from bonuses and upwards of $8K from profit sharing. Most Entry-Level Maintenance Managers report high levels of job satisfaction. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — around one in four lack coverage. On the flip side, a strong majority have medical insurance and more than half receive dental plans. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$32,872 - $82,912
(Median)
$33K
$55K
$83K
MEDIAN: $55,016
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$10.71 - $24.68
(Median)
$11
$17
$25
MEDIAN: $16.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

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.
)
$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$32,872 - $82,912  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,975  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $7,830  
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).
)
$27,084 - $82,265  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 534
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.
)
$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$10.71 - $24.68  
   
Overtime
$15.12 - $35.06  
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$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,975  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $7,830  
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).
)
$27,084 - $82,265  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 223

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Maintenance Manager Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Maintenance Manager Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Maintenance Manager in San Luis Obispo:
"Glad to Help But be fair."
Assume you will do more, longer and in the most unique situations when you are willing to work for your local church you attend.

Maintenance Manager in Corpus Christi:
"Management Ethos."
Work hard and do everything you can to take care of your people. The bottom line will be, stay, or get where it needs to be if you use and take care of your employees properly.

Maintenance Manager in Clinton:
"Leaders Helping Leaders."
Make sure you know your external customer which is the production partners and that you always follow up with what you say you're going to do.

United States (change)

Skills That Affect Entry-Level Maintenance Manager Salaries

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 28%

Plant Maintenance
up arrow 27%

People Management
up arrow 15%

Project Management
up arrow 9%

Budget Management
up arrow 7%

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 3%

Operations Management
up arrow 3%

National Average
$50,000

Equipment Maintenance
up arrow 2%

Maintenance
up arrow 7%

Facility Maintenance & Coordination
up arrow 7%

HVAC System Design
up arrow 7%

Troubleshooting
up arrow 8%

Welding
up arrow 9%

Plumbing
up arrow 23%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 130 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 71% dental benefits Dental: 59%
vision benefits Vision: 47% employee benefits None: 26%
ADVERTISEMENT