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Average Stationary Engineer Hourly Pay

$30.78
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$1,011
Bonus
$2,604
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The average hourly pay for a Stationary Engineer is $30.78.
10%
$21.74
MEDIAN
$30.78
90%
$48.99
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Hourly Rate
$22 - $49
Bonus
$197 - $9,746
Profit Sharing
$2,000 - $3,500
Total Pay
$46,389 - $105,102
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What Do Stationary Engineers Do?

Stationary Engineer Tasks
  • Monitor and record data from a variety of sources and equipment.
  • Adjust intake and outflow to ensure functionality.
  • Troubleshoot and repair equipment, ensuring safety of personnel.
  • Analyze data and create maintenance and repair schedules.

Job Satisfaction for Stationary Engineer

4.1 out of 5
(85)
Highly Satisfied
6Reviews

Popular Employer Salaries for Stationary Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Stationary Engineer are from the companies Jones Lang LaSalle, Kaiser Permanente and Able Engineering. Reported salaries are highest at Kaiser Permanente where the average pay is $49.45. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Able Engineering, earning around $40.00. Jones Lang LaSalle pays the lowest at around $32.97. CBRE Group also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $35.52.

Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Stationary Engineers?

Skills in Plant Maintenance, Operating Systems, Equipment Maintenance, Troubleshooting and Systems Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Stationary Engineers?

An entry-level Stationary Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $24.54 based on 10 salaries. An early career Stationary Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $26.71 based on 88 salaries. A mid-career Stationary Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $30.51 based on 85 salaries. An experienced Stationary Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $31.87 based on 130 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $32.
Employees with Stationary Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 59.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (57.4% more) and Sacramento, California (53.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (18.8% less), Denver, Colorado (4.9% less) and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (4.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 509 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.0%
Early Career
17.3%
Mid Career
16.7%
Experienced
25.5%
Late Career
38.5%