Maintenance and Engineering Manager Salary

Maintenance and Engineering Managers in the United States tend to be well-versed in their field, and nearly three-fourths have more than 10 years of experience. Average salary is expected to be around $91K per year, but may range from $49K to $142K per year. In the world of Maintenance and Engineering Managers, overall income ranges from $49K near the bottom to $142K at the top; this can include more than $21K from bonuses and more than $11K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. Career length and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a large number earn dental coverage. Work is enjoyable for Maintenance and Engineering Managers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$53,757 - $127,435
(Median)
$54K
$91K
$130K
MEDIAN: $91,048
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$12.85 - $33.32
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$13
$20
$33
MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$53,757 - $127,435  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,710  
Profit Sharing
$500 - $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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$48,875 - $142,095  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 430
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$12.85 - $33.32  
   
Overtime
$16.00 - $54.82  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,710  
   
Profit Sharing
$500 - $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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$48,875 - $142,095  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 34
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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

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

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Popular Skills for Maintenance and Engineering Manager


Maintenance and Engineering Managers seem to require a number of specific skills. Most notably, skills in Plant Maintenance, Engineering Design, Manufacturing Process Engineering, and Operations Management are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 10 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 many Maintenance and Engineering Managers, extensive experience does not lead to significantly more money. Salaries for inexperienced workers average out to $82K, and those with five to 10 years' experience earn a higher median of $71K. For Maintenance and Engineering Managers, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $97K. Maintenance and Engineering Managers who surpass 20 years on the job report pay that isn't as high as one would expect; the median compensation for this crowd sits around $104K.

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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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Experience Affects Maintenance and Engineering Manager Salaries



National Average
$94,000


Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Maintenance and Engineering Manager Salaries



Manufacturing Process Engineering
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Maintenance
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National Average
$94,000

Project Management
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 101 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
44%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 85%
vision benefits Vision: 70% employee benefits None: 7%
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