Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Building Maintenance Worker is $15.61
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Building Maintenance Workers?
An early career Building Maintenance Worker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.61 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Building Maintenance Worker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.50 based on 5 salaries.
What Do Building Maintenance Workers Do?
A building maintenance worker is responsible for various duties associated with keeping a building in excellent shape in terms of visual appeal, function, and safety for the individuals in the building. Building maintenance workers must possess a very varied skill set; they can be expected to handle plumbing, painting, masonry, roofing, HVAC systems, and many other issues that arise in a building. One day they may be changing air conditioner filters and light bulbs; the next day, they may be …Read more
- Clean and repair building fixtures including lights, locks, windows, doors, screens, walls, floors, gutters and drains.
- Operate and perform routine maintenance and repairs on HVAC equipment and related systems.
- Perform routine preventive maintenance to ensure that building systems operate efficiently and that the physical condition of buildings do not deteriorate.
- Perform maintenance tasks such as carpentry, painting, plumbing and electrical repairs to ensure that the building is properly maintained.