Maintenance Helper Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$27,000
$23,000
Min 10%
$27,000
Median 50%
$32,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Americold
Highest Paying City
Yuba City, CA
Highest Paying State
Massachusetts
Average Experience Level
2.2 years
How much does a maintenance helper make?
The national average salary for a Maintenance Helper in the United States is $27,614 per year or $13.28 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $32,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $23,000 per year. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Maintenance Helpers are Professional companies and Hospitality companies. The top 5 states when it comes to Maintenance Helper salaries are Massachusetts, Vermont, Washington, Rhode Island, and Connecticut. The typical tenure for a Maintenance Helper is 2.2 years.

Average Maintenance Helper Salary By Location

Across America, Maintenance Helpers make on average $27,614 annually or $13.28 hourly. The top city when it comes to Maintenance Helper salaries is Yuba City, CA at $34,240 per year. Even as an entry-level Maintenance Helper, you will make $23,000 per year in Yuba City, CA. Massachusetts, Vermont, Washington, Rhode Island, and Connecticut are the states with the highest payscale for Maintenance Helpers. Texas, Arizona, Louisiana, Florida, and Oklahoma have the lowest reported salaries for Maintenance Helpers.

Map of Maintenance Helper Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Maintenance Helpers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Maintenance Helper Salary By Company

Maintenance Helpers can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Maintenance Helpers are in Professional companies and Hospitality companies. Maintenance Helpers at Americold and Georgia-Pacific report the highest salaries. In addition, companies like Sonoco and Poly-America report highly competitive salaries for Maintenance Helpers.

Average Maintenance Helper Pay By Industry

Maintenance Helper salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Utilities companies, Construction companies, and Manufacturing companies tend to have the highest salaries for Maintenance Helpers. Salaries for Maintenance Helpers in Utilities companies average $28,765 annually, while Construction companies and Manufacturing companies pay $28,490 and $27,736, respectively. At $27,136, the average salary for Maintenance Helpers in the Hospitality industry is lower than other industries.
Industry
Average Salary
Utilities
Utilities
$28,765
$29k
Construction
Construction
$28,490
$28k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$27,736
$28k
Retail
Retail
$27,162
$27k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$27,136
$27k

Maintenance Helper Salary History

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National Average
Ashburn, VA

Maintenance Helper Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Maintenance Helper can range from $23,673 to $31,046 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.