Average Water Maintenance Worker Hourly Pay

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The average hourly pay for a Water Maintenance Worker is $17.60.
MEDIAN $17.60
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Hourly Rate
$12 - $28
$100 - $4,033
Profit Sharing
$0 - $300
$0 - $25
Total Pay
$24,770 - $63,483

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Job Description for Water Maintenance Worker

Water Maintenance Worker Tasks
  • Evaluate equipment for wear and provide preventative maintenance and repair.
  • Assess and maintain critical elements of water systems, including delivery, waste water, storm water servicing, and reclaimed water.
  • Document and communicate condition assessment during facilities planning and event response.

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Popular Skills for Water Maintenance Worker

Skills in Maintenance, Heavy Equipment Operation, Plumbing and Machine Operation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Equipment Maintenance.

Pay by Experience Level for Water Maintenance Worker

An entry-level Water Maintenance Worker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.78 based on 59 salaries. An early career Water Maintenance Worker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.08 based on 157 salaries. A mid-career Water Maintenance Worker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.08 based on 70 salaries. An experienced Water Maintenance Worker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.37 based on 80 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $28.
Employees with Water Maintenance Worker in their job title in Milwaukee, Wisconsin earn an average of 23.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Phoenix, Arizona (10.2% more) and Asheville, North Carolina (8.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in St. Louis, Missouri (10.1% less).

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