The average salary for a Maintenance Supervisor / Superintendent in Australia is AU$140,358.
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Job Description for Maintenance Supervisor / Superintendent
A maintenance superintendent is responsible for maximizing their plant's capabilities while minimizing production costs. To this end, the superintendent is responsible for personnel management, budgeting, operations, and project management. Among the superintendent's personnel management functions are delegating tasks, overseeing productivity, providing additional training, recruiting new employees, and terminating problematic employees. For budgeting, the maintenance superintendent creates a…Read more
Maintenance Supervisor / Superintendent Tasks
- Keep the building in a clean and orderly condition by examining the building on a regular basis for needed repairs, maintenance, and cleanliness.
- Supervise maintenance staff and outside contractors.
- Supervise maintenance of landscaping and upkeep of grounds equipment.
- Perform or arrange for general building and fixture repairs.
- Supervise all general building maintenance.
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Popular Skills for Maintenance Supervisor / Superintendent
Facility Maintenance & Coordination
Skills in Maintenance are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Plant Maintenance, Budget Management, Project Management and Facility Maintenance & Coordination.
Pay by Experience Level for Maintenance Supervisor / Superintendent
An early career Maintenance Supervisor / Superintendent with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$104,608 based on 11 salaries. A mid-career Maintenance Supervisor / Superintendent with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$136,116 based on 29 salaries. An experienced Maintenance Supervisor / Superintendent with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$148,304 based on 44 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$155,618.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Maintenance Supervisor / Superintendent in their job title in Perth, Western Australia earn an average of 10.3% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Sydney, New South Wales (50.1% less), Melbourne, Victoria (33.7% less) and Adelaide, South Australia (19.8% less).
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