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Senior Maintenance Technician Salary

The average wage for a Senior Maintenance Technician is $21.95 per hour. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. A skill in Welding is associated with high pay for this job.

$31,371 - $74,598
(Median)
$31K
$50K
$75K
MEDIAN: $50,179
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$15.66 - $29.69
(Median)
$16
$22
$30
MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$31,371 - $74,598  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,637  
Profit Sharing
$206.08 - $5,817  
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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$33,423 - $70,058  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 177
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$15.66 - $29.69  
   
Overtime
$22.84 - $44.46  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,637  
   
Profit Sharing
$206.08 - $5,817  
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).
)
$33,423 - $70,058  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 794
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Job Description for Senior Maintenance Technician

The senior maintenance technician helps keep their facilities clean and in working order. Depending on the needs of the organization, this may cover a large variety of tasks, such as repairing and performing regular maintenance on fixtures and equipment. They are also responsible for troubleshooting problems as they arise, identifying and addressing potential areas of concern, and operating equipment necessary to complete these tasks. Depending on the employer, these tasks may all take place within a building and its grounds or in several locations; it may also require more specialized maintenance tasks on systems such as security, plumbing, or irrigation. Senior maintenance technicians may also supervise junior maintenance technicians. Successful senior maintenance technicians must have a solid understanding of the various systems under their supervision, though employers may provide on-the-job training.

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Senior Maintenance Technician Tasks

  • Record activities, supplies, and necessary components, ordering items when required.
  • Read blueprints, schematics, and diagrams to evaluate needs and project plans.
  • Inspect, maintain, and repair physical assets and infrastructure for ongoing use.
  • Create project plans for major upgrades and repairs.

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Maintenance Technician

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

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Experience Affects Senior Maintenance Technician Salaries



National Average
$49,000



Skills That Affect Senior Maintenance Technician Salaries

Welding
up arrow 25%



Equipment Maintenance
up arrow 8%


Systems Troubleshooting
up arrow 4%

System Repair
up arrow 3%

Facility Maintenance & Coordination
up arrow 3%

Plant Maintenance
up arrow 1%

National Average
$49,000

Troubleshooting
up arrow 1%

ELECTRICAL
up arrow 3%


Carpentry
up arrow 13%

HVAC
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 206 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
43%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 12%
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