The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Building Superintendent is $17.68.
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Job Description for Building Superintendent
Building superintendents oversee day-to-day operations for their building, handling aspects such as maintenance, electricity, and plumbing. They are responsible for delegating responsibilities to subordinates and overseeing quality control in areas such as production and maintenance. Building superintendents must ensure reports and work schedules are processed in a timely manner. They are also responsible for ordering maintenance supplies, supervising work-order requests, and handling employee i…Read more
Building 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 Building Superintendent
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Skills in Plumbing, Contractor Management, Maintenance and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office.
Pay by Experience Level for Building Superintendent
An entry-level Building Superintendent with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.30 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Building Superintendent with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.67 based on 119 salaries. An experienced Building Superintendent with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.51 based on 216 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $22.
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