Average Maintenance Worker Hourly Pay

$14.86
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$510
Bonus
$1,000
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The average hourly pay for a Maintenance Worker is $14.86.
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$10.35
MEDIAN
$14.86
90%
$24.27
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$10 - $24
Bonus
$98 - $2,841
Profit Sharing
$312 - $2,500
Total Pay
$22,044 - $53,674
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What Do Maintenance Workers Do?

Maintenance Worker Tasks
  • 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.

Job Satisfaction for Maintenance Worker

3.7 out of 5
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What Are Popular Skills for Maintenance Workers?

Skills in Plumbing, Equipment Maintenance and Facility Maintenance & Coordination are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Cleaning and Maintenance.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Maintenance Workers?

An entry-level Maintenance Worker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.68 based on 28 salaries. An early career Maintenance Worker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.72 based on 295 salaries. A mid-career Maintenance Worker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.39 based on 142 salaries. An experienced Maintenance Worker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.54 based on 163 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $20.
Employees with Maintenance Worker in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 34.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (21.1% more) and Sacramento, California (20.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Antonio, Texas (25.2% less) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (19.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 723 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.9%
Early Career
40.8%
Mid Career
19.6%
Experienced
22.5%
Late Career
13.1%