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.

$39,575 - $82,607
$40K
$58K
$83K
MEDIAN: $57,859
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50%
90%

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$16.50 - $30.15
$16
$23
$30
MEDIAN: $23.00
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$0$82K
Salary $39,575 - $82,607
Bonus $206.08 - $4,757
Profit Sharing $850
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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$35,286 - $73,020
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 78
Hourly Data $0$46
Hourly Rate $16.50 - $30.15
Hourly Tips $0.08
Overtime $24.94 - $46.43
Annual Data $0$73K
Bonus $206.08 - $4,757
Commission $3,450
Profit Sharing $850
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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$35,286 - $73,020
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 350

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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.

Common Career Paths for Senior Maintenance Technician


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Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Maintenance Technician

Popular Skills for Senior Maintenance Technician

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.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $52,120

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Senior Maintenance Technician Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Senior Maintenance Technician?

Senior Maintenance Technician in Richmond:
"Maintenance Tech."
Pros: I like the diversity of equipment I work on.
Cons: What I don't like is that production trumps maintenance.

Senior Maintenance Technician in Los Angeles:
"It is great being a sr.maintenance tech."
Pros: I love the challenges and opportunities that come with the job title, it is a portal for me to move up with my career ..next Supervisor.
Cons: My schedule..I wish I had Saturday and Sunday's off, or at least Sunday's and Monday's.

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Key Stats for Senior Maintenance Technician

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 71 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
36%
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Experience Affects Senior Maintenance Technician Salaries

▲9%

National Average
$52,000

▼2%

▼8%

▼19%

Skills That Affect Senior Maintenance Technician Salaries

Troubleshooting
▲22%


Welding
▲12%

ELECTRICAL
▲9%






National Average
$52,000

▼4%

Facility Maintenance & Coordination
▼4%

Plant Maintenance
▼8%

▼10%

HVAC
▼16%

Carpentry
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 71 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
36%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 8%
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