Building Maintenance Engineer in Houston, Texas Salary

How much does a Building Maintenance Engineer make in Houston, TX? In Houston, a Building Maintenance Engineer earns around $22.27 per hour on average. This is 1% below the national average for a Building Maintenance Engineer which is $22.40 per hour. Wages for a Building Maintenance Engineer in Houston range from $16.86 per hour to $29.75 per hour. Total Annual Compensation, which includes hourly rate and overtime for a Building Maintenance Engineer in Houston ranges from $40,363 to $65,873 annually. Among those reporting, there is an average job satisfaction rating of 0 out of 5 stars. In Houston, men make up the majority of the workforce (100 percent). In Houston, a Building Maintenance Engineer often enjoys medical, dental, and vision benefits provided by their employer.

$16.86 - $29.75
MEDIAN: $22.27

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Hourly Data $0$36
Hourly Rate $16.86 - $29.75
Overtime $36.95
Annual Data $0$65K
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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).
$40,363 - $65,873
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 14

Job Description for Building Maintenance Engineer

Property management and building management companies may use a building maintenance engineer to oversee the advanced maintenance and repair needs of such structures and facilities. Companies with large building headquarters or campuses also employ persons for this position in order to ensure a safe and efficient work environment for all employees.


Building Maintenance Engineer Tasks

  • Evaluate and maintain facility and grounds, meeting operational standards, and schedule tests.
  • Maintain fire and safety standards for all areas of the facility and grounds.
  • Test and replace parts and components in plumbing, electrical, and heating systems.
  • Identify, recommend, and implement preventative and on-going changes to preserve or upgrade equipment.

About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
1,149,686 (50.0%)
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...

Building Maintenance Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Building Maintenance Engineer

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Experience Affects Building Maintenance Engineer Salaries




National Average

Skills That Affect Building Maintenance Engineer Salaries


System Repair

Plant Maintenance

Electronic Troubleshooting


National Average

HVAC System Design

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 100%
vision benefits
Vision: 92%
no benefits