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Water Superintendent Salary

A Water Superintendent earns an average salary of $59,251 per year. A skill in Operations Management is associated with high pay for this job.

$38,327 - $91,341
(Median)
$38K
$59K
$91K
MEDIAN: $59,250
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90%

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$14.95 - $29.93
(Median)
$15
$22
$30
MEDIAN: $21.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$38,327 - $91,341  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,966  
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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$36,494 - $86,573  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 162
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.95 - $29.93  
   
Overtime
$21.33 - $47.98  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,966  
   
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).
)
$36,494 - $86,573  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 54

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Job Description for Water Superintendent

  • Prepare and administer the department budget, report income and operating costs, and monitor project spending.
  • Manage and supervise water department staff, including hiring, training, scheduling, leading meetings, and assigning activities.
  • Compile and publish reports on water and wastewater facilities, operations, compliance with government standards, etc.
  • Oversee the operation and maintenance of a city water system, direct routine projects, and respond to emergencies.
  • Represent the water department at meetings with city or government officials and the public.

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Pay by Experience Level for Water Superintendent

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

Related Job Salaries

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Experience Affects Water Superintendent Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 10%

National Average
$56,000

Experienced
up arrow 5%

Mid-Career
up arrow 15%

Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 32 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
38%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 64%
vision benefits Vision: 47% employee benefits None: 9%
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