Maintenance Manager Demographics and Statistics In The US
Research Summary. Using a database of 30 million profiles, Zippia estimates demographics and statistics for maintenance managers in the United States. Our estimates are verified against BLS, Census, and current job openings data for accuracy. After extensive research and analysis, Zippia's data science team found that:
- There are over 331,307 maintenance managers currently employed in the United States.
- 6.0% of all maintenance managers are women, while 94.0% are men.
- The average age of an employed maintenance manager is 48 years old.
- The most common ethnicity of maintenance managers is White (67.9%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (15.9%), Black or African American (8.3%) and Unknown (4.5%).
- In 2021, women earned 93% of what men earned.
- 4% of all maintenance managers are LGBT.
- Maintenance managers are 51% more likely to work at private companies in comparison to public companies.
Maintenance Manager Statistics By Gender
6.0% of maintenance managers are women and 94.0% of maintenance managers are men.
- Male, 94.0%
- Female, 6.0%
Maintenance Managers By Gender
Gender Pay Gap For Maintenance Manager
Women Earn 93¢ For Every $1 Earned By Men
Maintenance Manager Gender Over Time
This data shows how men and women predominate in the maintenance manager position over time.
Maintenance Manager Gender By Year
Maintenance Manager Male to Female Ratio
Maintenance Manager Statistics By Race
The most common ethnicity among maintenance managers is White, which makes up 67.9% of all maintenance managers. Comparatively, there are 15.9% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 8.3% of the Black or African American ethnicity.
- White, 67.9%
- Hispanic or Latino, 15.9%
- Black or African American, 8.3%
- Unknown, 4.5%
- Asian, 2.1%
- American Indian and Alaska Native, 1.3%
Maintenance Manager Race
|Maintenance Manager Race||Percentages|
|Hispanic or Latino||15.9%|
|Black or African American||8.3%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||1.3%|
Maintenance Manager Race And Ethnicity Over Time
Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2010-2019 among maintenance managers.
- Hispanic or Latino
- Black or African American
Maintenance Manager Race By Year
|Year||White||Black or African American||Asian||Hispanic or Latino|
Maintenance Manager Wage Gap By Race
|Black or African American||$70,435|
|Hispanic or Latino||$70,638|
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Average Age of a Maintenance Manager
We determined the average age of maintenance managers based on ethnicity and gender.
Maintenance Manager Age By Race
|Race||Male Age||Female Age|
|Black or African American||49||51|
|Hispanic or Latino||48|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||53.5|
Maintenance Manager Age Breakdown
This chart breaks down the ages of maintenance manager employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of maintenance managers is 40+ years old, which represents 78% of the population.
Maintenance Manager Age
|Maintenance Manager Years||Percentages|
Types of Maintenance Manager Degree Levels
The most common degree for maintenance managers is bachelor's degree 41% of maintenance managers earn that degree. A close second is associate degree with 26% and rounding it off is high school diploma with 16%.
- Bachelors, 41%
- Associate, 26%
- High School Diploma, 16%
- Masters, 6%
- Other Degrees, 11%
Maintenance Managers By Education
|Maintenance Manager Degree||Percentages|
|High School Diploma||16%|
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Maintenance Manager Wage Gap By Education
|High School Diploma or Less||$71,260|
|Some College/ Associate Degree||$73,525|
Maintenance Manager Employment Statistics
This section highlights information about where maintenance managers work. We found most maintenance managers work for a private company. In addition, the industry that employs the most maintenance managers is the manufacturing industry.
We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire maintenance managers.
< 50 employees
50 - 100 employees
100 - 500 employees
500 - 1,000 employees
1,000 - 10,000 employees
Maintenance Manager Jobs By Employer Size
|< 50 employees||3%|
|50 - 100 employees||6%|
|100 - 500 employees||11%|
|500 - 1,000 employees||6%|
|1,000 - 10,000 employees||31%|
|> 10,000 employees||44%|
The Types Of Companies Maintenance Manager Work In
Employees with the maintenance manager job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most maintenance managers prefer to work at private companies over public companies.
Maintenance Manager Jobs By Sector
Top Industries Hiring Maintenance Managers
Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ maintenance managers. Those industries include manufacturing, transportation and retail.
Maintenance Manager Industry Statistics
Maintenance Manager Turnover And Employment Statistics
Maintenance Manager Unemployment Rate Over Time
The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of maintenance managers changed.
- Unemployment rate
Maintenance Manager Unemployment Rate By Year
|Year||Maintenance Manager Unemployment Rate|
The Average Number of Years That Maintenance Manager Stay in a Job
By looking over 25,989 maintenance managers resumes, we figured out that the average maintenance manager enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 34%.
Less than one year
Maintenance Manager Tenure
|Number or Years||Percentages|
|Less than 1 year||12%|
Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Maintenance Managers with Other Job Titles
After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to maintenance managers.
|Job Title||LGBT||Job Openings|
|General Maintenance Mechanic||3.55%||167,937|
Maintenance Manager LGBT Demographics
|Profession||Percentages of LGBT||Job Openings|
|General Maintenance Mechanic||3.55%||167,937|
Foreign Languages Spoken By Maintenance Managers
The most common foreign language among maintenance managers is Spanish at 68.4%. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is Carrier at 4.7% and French is the third-most popular at 4.0%.
- Spanish, 68.4%
- Carrier, 4.7%
- French, 4.0%
- German, 3.2%
- Arabic, 3.0%
- Other, 16.7%
Maintenance Manager Languages Spoken
Maintenance Manager Jobs
Recently Added Maintenance Manager Jobs
Maintenance Manager Heatmaps
The amount you can make as a maintenance manager can depend on where you live. For example, the highest salary of maintenance managers is $91,372. Use our chart to find out where that salary is located.
Where Do Maintenance Managers Earn The Most?
Maintenance managers earn the most in New Jersey, where the average maintenance manager salary is $94,242. The map here shows where maintenance managers earn the highest salaries in the U.S. The darker areas across the 50 states highlight the highest salaries.
Which State Has The Most Maintenance Managers?
By looking through more than 25,989 resumes, we found that the most popular places for maintenance managers are New York, NY and Houston, TX.
Number Of Maintenance Manager Jobs By State
Where Are Maintenance Managers In High Demand?
Maintenance managers are in high demand in Atlanta, GA. There are currently 31 job openings for maintenance managers here. We looked over job openings to determine where in the country maintenance managers are in the most demand.
Maintenance Manager Demographics FAQs
What Percentage Of Maintenance Managers Are Female?
7.1% of maintenance managers are female in the United States. This is -1.7 percentage points lower than last year. Additionally, the percentage of female maintenance managers has decreased by -1.9 percentage points since 2010. That means there are a total of 21,991 female maintenance managers in the U.S. and 287,748 male maintenance managers in the United States. Note that Zippia's estimate accounts only for the 309,739 people with the specific job title of maintenance manager and doesn't include grouping similar job titles, or people with potentially similar credentialing.