$71,037
Avg. Salary
$19.84
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$4,209

Profit Sharing

$2,149

Commission

$4,845

The average pay for a Maintenance Manager is $19.84 per hour.

The average pay for a Maintenance Manager is $71,037 per year.

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MEDIAN $71,037
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$0$103K
Salary $42,830 - $102,225
Bonus $0.00 - $14,522
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $8,268
Commission $391 - $10,304
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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$35,305 - $103,140
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 5 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 4,721
Hourly Data $0$44
Hourly Rate $13.15 - $29.03
Hourly Tips $0.37
Overtime $20.39 - $44.28
Annual Data $0$103K
Bonus $0.00 - $14,522
Commission $391 - $10,304
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $8,268
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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$35,305 - $103,140
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 5 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,702

Job Description for Maintenance Manager

Maintenance managers are responsible for an organization or facility's overall maintenance, which includes ensuring that equipment is operated and maintained according to manufacturer specifications, work performed meets safety requirements, and all maintenance workers follow appropriate federal and state safety guidelines. The specific duties of maintenance managers vary according to the specific industry or organization, but generally include creating and following preventive maintenance schedules, overseeing a staff of maintenance or custodial staff, and inspecting and testing equipment or building systems.

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Maintenance Manager Tasks

  • Coordinate with outside contractors to perform activities, repairs, preventive maintenance on building equipment, and building and grounds appearance.
  • Purchase and manage all related maintenance supplies and plant equipment repair parts for all equipment in facility.
  • Oversee and direct maintenance personnel, equipment installation, facilities equipment repair, and preventative maintenance.
  • Inspect and evaluate physical plant, grounds, and related equipment.

Maintenance Manager Pay By Employer

$0$159K

$89,265

$87,619

$90,849

$65,000

U.S. Army
10 profiles
$65,864

$76,850

$56,000

$86,817

ArcelorMittal
8 profiles
$75,383

$80,673

Common Career Paths for Maintenance Manager


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Maintenance Managers who go on to become Manufacturing Engineering Managers may see their salaries climb quite a bit. Median pay for Manufacturing Engineering Managers is $96K annually. With an annual salary of $67K, Plant Maintenance Manager is the most common role for Maintenance Managers to subsequently assume on their way up the ladder. Transitioning into a Facilities Manager role — which usually pays $59K — is also typical for Maintenance Managers, though less common by comparison.

Maintenance Manager Job Listings

Popular Skills for Maintenance Manager


Survey respondents exploit a significant toolbox of skills in their work. Most notably, facility with Reliability Centred Maintenance, Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation, and Plant Maintenance are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 29 percent, 18 percent, and 14 percent, respectively. Those listing Plumbing as a skill should be prepared for drastically lower pay. Maintenance and HVAC System Design also typically command lower compensation. Most people who know Facility Maintenance & Coordination also know Budget Management, Troubleshooting, and Project Management. Most people familiar with Maintenance also know Troubleshooting.

Pay by Experience Level for Maintenance Manager

Pay by Experience for a Maintenance Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Maintenance Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 781 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Maintenance Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 1,043 salaries. An experienced Maintenance Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 1,399 salaries. A Maintenance Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 1,088 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $64,475

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Surpassing the national average by 23 percent, Maintenance Managers in Houston receive some of the highest pay in the country. Maintenance Managers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Charlotte (+22 percent), Dallas (+19 percent), Chicago (+18 percent), and St. Louis (+16 percent). Maintenance Managers in Portland take home the lowest salaries, earning a whopping 24 percent less than the national average. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in Phoenix and Philadelphia (15 percent lower and 14 percent lower, respectively).

Maintenance Manager Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Maintenance Manager?

Maintenance Manager in Huntley:
"More about programming industrial computers / PLC's."
Listen and learn from everyone here. You dont know everything!

Maintenance Manager in Gurnee:
"Maint.Job."
Keep good records.

Maintenance Manager in San Luis Obispo:
"Glad to Help But be fair."
Assume you will do more, longer and in the most unique situations when you are willing to work for your local church you attend.

Maintenance Manager in Corpus Christi:
"Management Ethos."
Work hard and do everything you can to take care of your people. The bottom line will be, stay, or get where it needs to be if you use and take care of your employees properly.

Maintenance Manager in Morris:
Pros: I love working with people. Especially with retired people that just moved in to a new residential complex.
Cons: There's nothing I don't like about the job that I have.

Maintenance Manager in Oswego:
"Everyday Is A New Day."
Pros: The people, learning a new process, challenging, ability to use my mind.
Cons: Little to no communication with upper management, long work weeks, long hours, very little recognition.

Maintenance Manager in Clinton:
"Leaders Helping Leaders."
Make sure you know your external customer which is the production partners and that you always follow up with what you say you're going to do.

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Key Stats for Maintenance Manager

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 1096 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
34%

Experience Affects Maintenance Manager Salaries

▲15%

▼0%

National Average
$64,000

▼11%

▼24%

Skills That Affect Maintenance Manager Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 1096 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
34%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 19%