$36,916
Avg. Salary
$14.58
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$518

Bonus

$950

Profit Sharing

$1,500

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Maintenance And Repair Worker, General is $14.58 per hour.

The average pay for a Maintenance And Repair Worker, General is $36,916 per year.

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$9.91
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$14.58
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$22.58
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MEDIAN $14.58
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$24k
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$37k
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$61k
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MEDIAN $36,916
$23,552 - $61,097
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MEDIAN: $36,916
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$0$61K
Salary $23,552 - $61,097
Bonus $98.90 - $3,535
Profit Sharing $9.29 - $3,557
Commission $1,500
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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$20,869 - $51,556
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 501
Hourly Data $0$34
Hourly Rate $9.91 - $22.58
Hourly Tips $0.06 - $5.07
Overtime $14.70 - $34.93
Annual Data $0$51K
Bonus $98.90 - $3,535
Commission $1,500
Profit Sharing $9.29 - $3,557
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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$20,869 - $51,556
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 3,469

Job Description for Maintenance and Repair Worker, General

General maintenance and repair workers are responsible for completing maintenance, repairs, and troubleshooting activities, as well as cleaning and verifying that tools and equipment are working correctly. Communication skills are important in this position to work well in a team setting and complete repair projects under strict deadlines, and they may also work independently and write reports based on their observations.

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Maintenance and Repair Worker, General 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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Maintenance and Repair Worker, General


Many General Maintenance and Repair Workers can be found at Wal-Mart Stores, Inc, Tyson Foods, Inc., Comfort Inn and Suites, Best Western International, Inc., and The Home Depot Inc., firms that are at the top of the field. The biggest paychecks can be found at Tyson Foods, Inc. — the median salary there is $37K.

Common Career Paths for Maintenance and Repair Worker, General


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General Maintenance and Repair Workers who go on to become Maintenance Managers may see their salaries climb quite a bit. Median pay for Maintenance Managers is $60K annually. It is not uncommon for a General Maintenance and Repair Worker to continue on to become a Building Maintenance Worker or a Maintenance Supervisor.

Maintenance and Repair Worker, General Job Listings

Popular Skills for Maintenance and Repair Worker, General


Survey takers working as General Maintenance and Repair Workers report using a large range of professional skills. Lucky workers who know Heavy Equipment Repair can expect a significant pay bump, scoring salaries 29 percent above average. Welding and Carpentry are also correlated to pay that is above average, with increases between 19 percent and 29 percent. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Carpenter, Cleaning, and Painting. Those proficient in Maintenance are, more often than not, also skilled in Electronic Troubleshooting.

Pay by Experience Level for Maintenance and Repair Worker, General

Pay by Experience for a Maintenance and Repair Worker, General has a positive trend. An entry-level Maintenance and Repair Worker, General with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 1,098 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Maintenance and Repair Worker, General with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 614 salaries. An experienced Maintenance and Repair Worker, General which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 525 salaries. A Maintenance and Repair Worker, General with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 313 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $31,606

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

New York is home to an above-average pay rate for General Maintenance and Repair Workers, 29 percent higher than the national average. General Maintenance and Repair Workers will also find cushy salaries in Chicago (+19 percent), San Diego (+14 percent), Columbus (+12 percent), and Los Angeles (+11 percent). Compared to the national average, Miami General Maintenance and Repair Workers have considerably lower salaries, 22 percent below the national average to be exact. Location appears to be a major driving force in pay for those in this profession. Workers in Las Vegas and Portland earn salaries that trail the national average for those in this profession (21 percent less and 17 percent less, respectively).

Maintenance and Repair Worker, General Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Maintenance and Repair Worker, General?

Maintenance and Repair Worker, General in Utica:
"Hi."
Pros: Working as a team not much supervision.
Cons: Not enough money or hours. Dirty.

Maintenance and Repair Worker, General in Goodyear:
"Busy with all repairs."
Pros: Variety of different work and meat new people every day.
Cons: Moping and janitor type of work.

Maintenance and Repair Worker, General in Seattle:
"Tough, long hours."
Pros: Working hard, repairing concrete and using heavy equipment.
Cons: Long hours and dusty work.

Maintenance and Repair Worker, General in Athens:
"How to do a little of everything."
Be able to do anything compentely and without instruction.

Maintenance and Repair Worker, General in Manhattan:
"Ok job."
Pros: Work at my own pace, nobody watching everything I do, outside work sometimes, my own work/repair area/ they supply tools.
Cons: No one to work if I need time off. On call 24/7,

Maintenance and Repair Worker, General in Hollywood:
"Think."
Never jump into a job out of need do what you love.

Maintenance and Repair Worker, General in Watertown:
"Employer miss leads everything that goes with the job,"

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Key Stats for Maintenance and Repair Worker, General

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 770 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
15%

Experience Affects Maintenance and Repair Worker, General Salaries

▲27%

▲15%

▲1%

National Average
$32,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Maintenance and Repair Worker, General Salaries

Heavy Equipment Repair
▲28%

▲18%

Carpentry
▲18%

ELECTRICAL
▲12%

Equipment Maintenance
▲11%


HVAC
▲9%



National Average
$32,000

Plumbing
▼1%


▼3%

▼10%

▼13%

Carpenter
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 770 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 35%
no benefits
None: 41%