With close to three-fifths of Utilities Managers in the United States reporting more than 10 years of experience, the field is heavily weighted toward experienced professionals. Average pay for Utilities Managers is $63K per year and can range from $42K on the lower end to $99K per year near the higher end. The majority of Utilities Managers claim high levels of job satisfaction. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$45,303 - $101,781
$45K
$63K
$100K
MEDIAN: $62,580
10%
50%
90%

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$14.47 - $21.73
$18
MEDIAN: $17.97
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$45,303 - $101,781  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $39,149  
Profit Sharing
$15,000  
Total Pay (?
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$42,180 - $99,016  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 30
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$17.97  
   
Overtime
$26.25  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $39,149  
   
Profit Sharing
$15,000  
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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$42,180 - $99,016  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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Job Description for Utilities Manager

  • Manage daily operations and proper maintenance of utility systems.
  • Schedule repairs and order supplies as necessary.
  • Enforce compliance with all policies and regulations.
  • Research, suggest, and establish new conservation methods for applicable utilities.
  • Provide budgetary insight and predictions based on consumption analysis.

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Pay by Experience Level for Utilities Manager

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


Those in the early stages of their career can expect to make around $60K; however, individuals with five to 10 years of experience bring in $65K on average — a distinctly larger sum. Utilities Managers see a median salary of $61K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Utilities Managers who have spent more than 20 years on the job report earning a significantly higher median of $63K.

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Q: What is it like working as an Utilities Manager?

Utilities Manager in Montana:
"What major responsibilities were assigned."
Be familiar with local utility, federal government regulations. People skills are very important.

Key Stats for Utilities Manager

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
042
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
18%
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Experience Affects Utilities Manager Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

Late-Career
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National Average
$61,000

Experienced
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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