$56,963
Avg. Salary
$26.46
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$650

Bonus

$2,500

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Stationary Engineer Or Boiler Operator is $26.46 per hour.

The average pay for a Stationary Engineer Or Boiler Operator is $56,963 per year.

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$18.46
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$26.46
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$37.84
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$36k
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$83k
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MEDIAN $56,963
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MEDIAN: $56,963
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$0$88K
Salary $35,550 - $82,676
Bonus $0.00 - $5,960
Profit Sharing $2,500
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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$39,163 - $88,472
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 49
Hourly Data $0$57
Hourly Rate $18.46 - $37.84
Overtime $25.16 - $57.50
Annual Data $0$88K
Bonus $0.00 - $5,960
Profit Sharing $2,500
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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$39,163 - $88,472
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 167

Job Description for Stationary Engineer or Boiler Operator

Stationary engineers, or boiler operators, are typically in charge of the boiler, engine, and mechanical rooms in large buildings, usually power plants. They are primarily responsible for maintaining heating systems to keep them in good running condition, as well as making manual adjustments to equipment during servicing. Some equipment that they must service includes low- and high-pressure boilers, hot water heating systems, and power and steam boilers. They work primarily on their feet, but may occasionally be required to crawl inside boilers to inspect them.

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Stationary Engineer or Boiler Operator 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.

Stationary Engineer or Boiler Operator Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Stationary Engineer or Boiler Operator

Pay by Experience for a Stationary Engineer or Boiler Operator has a positive trend. An entry-level Stationary Engineer or Boiler Operator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 32 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Stationary Engineer or Boiler Operator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 27 salaries. An experienced Stationary Engineer or Boiler Operator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 32 salaries. A Stationary Engineer or Boiler Operator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 46 salaries.

Stationary Engineer or Boiler Operator Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Stationary Engineer or Boiler Operator?

Stationary Engineer or Boiler Operator in Tempe:
Arizona State University classified staff have long been(decades) in need of market adjustments to pay, department Managers and Human Resources have long been restricting pay and/or advancement while continuing to annually change the job description to require expectations that anywhere else in the county pays >$5.00 minimum more to start. Pay increases do not keep up with the rate of inflation ever! However some of the benefits are competitive with the market.

Key Stats for Stationary Engineer or Boiler Operator

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
38%

Experience Affects Stationary Engineer or Boiler Operator Salaries

Late-Career
▲2%

National Average
$58,000

Experienced
▼3%

Mid-Career
▼11%

Entry-Level
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
38%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 7%