Senior Maintenance Technician Salary

The average wage for a Senior Maintenance Technician is $22.59 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Troubleshooting, Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation, Welding, and ELECTRICAL.

$34,354 - $80,401
$34K
$56K
$80K
MEDIAN: $56,355
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50%
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$16.37 - $30.23
$16
$23
$30
MEDIAN: $22.85
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$34,354 - $80,401  
   
Bonus
$243.23 - $4,874  
Profit Sharing
$1,200  
Commission
$3,450  
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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$34,647 - $73,072  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 93
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$16.37 - $30.23  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.08  
Overtime
$24.21 - $46.35  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$243.23 - $4,874  
   
Commission
$3,450  
Profit Sharing
$1,200  
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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$34,647 - $73,072  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 421

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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

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

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Maintenance Technician

Pay by Experience for a Senior Maintenance Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Maintenance Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 88 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Maintenance Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 178 salaries. An experienced Senior Maintenance Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 226 salaries. A Senior Maintenance Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 190 salaries.

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National Average: $51,794

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Key Stats for Senior Maintenance Technician

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 70 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
35%
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Experience Affects Senior Maintenance Technician Salaries

▲10%

National Average
$52,000

▼1%

▼7%

▼18%

Skills That Affect Senior Maintenance Technician Salaries

Troubleshooting
▲23%


Welding
▲13%

ELECTRICAL
▲9%






National Average
$52,000

▼4%

Facility Maintenance & Coordination
▼4%

Plant Maintenance
▼8%

▼10%

HVAC
▼15%

Carpentry
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 70 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
35%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 9%
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