Somewhere between two-thirds and three-fourths of Maintenance and Engineering Managers in the United States are seasoned employees who have more than 10 years of experience in the field. Pay ranges from $53K to $137K per year, and the average comes out to $92K per year. With some bonuses approaching $19K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $24K, overall incomes of Maintenance and Engineering Managers spread between $53K and $137K depending on individual performance. Geographic location and career duration each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. Work is enjoyable for Maintenance and Engineering Managers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$57,869 - $123,736
$58K
$92K
$120K
MEDIAN: $91,889
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$17.62 - $50.04
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MEDIAN: $29.75
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$57,869 - $123,736  
   
Bonus
$1,949 - $19,141  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $24,000  
Total Pay (?
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$53,327 - $137,243  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 189
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$17.62 - $50.04  
   
Overtime
$35.25  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,949 - $19,141  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $24,000  
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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$53,327 - $137,243  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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Job Description for Maintenance and Engineering Manager

Manufacturing companies frequently have a large number of pieces of machinery and automation that must function at peak efficiency at all times. The person who ensures that these machines work as intended is a maintenance and engineering manager. These managers oversee all aspects of the manufacturing site itself, and they help ensure best practices to maintain productivity and worker safety are followed.

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Maintenance and Engineering Manager Tasks

  • Supervise the maintenance staff and schedule for preventative and critical tasks.
  • Track and document all maintenance, upgrades, and repairs, including budget.
  • Train and enforce safety procedures and all applicable regulations.
  • Oversee safety and appearance of facilities and equipment.
  • Determine priorities and equipment needs for maintenance and repairs.

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Popular Skills for Maintenance and Engineering Manager


Survey results suggest that Maintenance and Engineering Managers put a wide range of professional skills to use. Most notably, skills in Engineering Design, Plant Maintenance, Operations Management, and Manufacturing Process Engineering are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 5 percent and 14 percent. Most people familiar with Project Management also know Manufacturing Process Engineering and Operations Management. Most people experienced in Maintenance also know Operations Management and Manufacturing Process Engineering.

Pay by Experience Level for Maintenance and Engineering Manager

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


For Maintenance and Engineering Managers, experience does not seem to be a major factor in determining pay. Workers with less than five years' experience earn around $76K on average, and those who have five to 10 years under their belts see a higher median salary of $86K. Maintenance and Engineering Managers see a median salary of $99K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Maintenance and Engineering Managers who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are only slightly higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years; the more senior group makes around $101K on average.

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Q: What is it like working as a Maintenance and Engineering Manager?

Maintenance and Engineering Manager in Bardstown:
"Work Flexibility, Corporate Perks."
Pros: I am my own boss most of the time.
Cons: Too many people asking for things beside my Boss.

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Key Stats for Maintenance and Engineering Manager

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.
037
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
37%
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Experience Affects Maintenance and Engineering Manager Salaries



National Average
$96,000



Skills That Affect Maintenance and Engineering Manager Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
37%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 76%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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