MAINTENANCE OPERATOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$31,000
$21,000
Min 10%
$31,000
Median 50%
$46,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
PruittHealth
Highest Paying City
Los Altos, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
3.8 years
How much does a maintenance operator make?
As a Maintenance Operator in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $31,909 per year or $15.34 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $46,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $22,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Maintenance Operators are in Manufacturing companies and Utilities companies. States with the highest Maintenance Operator salaries include Alaska, Hawaii, Maine, Vermont, and Washington. The typical tenure for a Maintenance Operator is 3.8 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Operator
$12,693

Average Maintenance Operator Salary By Company

There is good job security in Maintenance Operator positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Manufacturing companies and Utilities companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Maintenance Operators are PruittHealth and CASE North America. Companies like POWDR and Metalcraft of Mayville also report very competitive wages for Maintenance Operators.

Average Maintenance Operator Salary By Location

Maintenance Operators in the United States of America make on average $31,909 a year or $15.34 per hour. Maintenance Operators make the most in Los Altos, CA at about $34,444 per year. The average entry-level salary in Los Altos, CA is $22,000. Some of the states with the best Maintenance Operator salaries are Alaska, Hawaii, Maine, Vermont, Washington, New Hampshire, and North Dakota. The lowest earning states are Arizona, Georgia, South Carolina, Oklahoma, and New Mexico.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Los Altos, CA
$34,444
2
Brooklyn Park, MN
$31,836
3
Lancaster, PA
$31,784
4
Newark, DE
$31,397
5
La Crosse, WI
$31,253

Average Maintenance Operator Salary By Industry

Wages for Maintenance Operators can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Energy companies, Utilities companies, and Hospitality companies pay their Maintenance Operators well. Salaries for Maintenance Operators in Energy companies average $33,869 annually, while Utilities companies and Hospitality companies pay $33,249 and $31,859, respectively. At $29,523, the average salary for Maintenance Operators in the Transportation industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Energy
$33,869
2
Utilities
$33,249
3
Hospitality
$31,859
4
Manufacturing
$31,702
5
Construction
$31,542

RECENTLY ADDED Maintenance Operator SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
City of Cannon Falls
Maintenance Operator
10/31/2019
$45,872
State of Virginia
Maintenance Operator
10/30/2019
$28,279
City of Boulder
Maintenance Operator
10/22/2019
$35,813
Salt Lake City Corporation
Maintenance Operator
10/17/2019
$33,392
Oklahoma City
Maintenance Operator
10/13/2019
$29,114
Maintenance Operator
10/11/2019
$40,550
State of Indiana
Maintenance Operator
10/09/2019
$41,158
Oklahoma City
Maintenance Operator
09/30/2019
$29,114
Seaboard Marine Ltd.
Maintenance Operator
09/26/2019
$29,218
Manpower Group
Maintenance Operator
09/18/2019
$27,131
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