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General Maintenance Helper Salary

$31,861 (USD)

Average Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly

$392

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 14, 2019

The average pay for a General Maintenance Helper is $31,861 a year and $15 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a General Maintenance Helper is between $24,601 and $37,761. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Assists maintenance repairer, industrial in repairing and maintaining machinery, equipment, physical structures, and plumbing and electrical systems of industrial establishment, using handtools and power tools: dismantles machines or equipment, replaces defective parts and motors, and adjusts feed mechanisms.
  • Cleans and lubricates machine parts, such as shafts, pulleys, gears, and bearings, using rags, brushes, grease gun, and oilcan.
  • Replaces or repairs machine belts.
  • Removes dust, dirt, grease, and waste material from machines.
  • Paints machines or equipment to prevent corrosion.
  • Bends and cuts conduit and wire, and drills holes in walls, floors, and ceilings for electrical connections.
  • Connects wire to motors, fixtures, and other electrical equipment, replaces switches and fuses, and splices wire and insulates wire with friction tape.
  • Bends, cuts, and threads pipe, cuts openings in walls, ceilings, and floors for pipes, and seals pipe joints with sealing compound.
  • Cuts out and joins parts for worktables, benches, shelves and other furnishings, using power tools and handtools.
  • Patches or replaces plaster or plaster board and paints walls, ceilings, and trim of building.
  • Clears clogged drains, and replaces plumbing fixtures.
  • Performs other duties as described under helper.
  • May operate welding machine to repair or join metal parts.
General Maintenance Helper Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers

Job family population: 105,040

Estimated population of General Maintenance Helper jobs: 1,202

Rate of error: 1.7%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$36,936
5 Year Change:
16 %
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General Maintenance Helper Job Listings for United States

General Maintenance Helper
Dec 6
Houston, TX, USA
NESC Staffing, Corp
General Maintenance Helper - Houston, TX Work schedule: Mon - Thurs. 6 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. OT as required Pay Rate: 14hr Overview * The General Maintenance/Helper ensures the facilities are tidy and ...
General Maintenance Manager
Dec 4
Studio City, United States
AvalonBay Communities
From helping to maintain the physical condition of the community to providing great service ... The Role The General Maintenance Manager will be responsible to manage maintenance operations for ...
Maintenance Helper (Sweeper)
Dec 5
Garden Grove, CA, USA
Kinetic Personnel Group
We have an immediate need for a Maintenance Helper (Sweeper) to assist in maintaining a clear and ... equipment General labor as needed. Safety conscientious at all time Use all safety equipment ...
Maintenance - Entry Level General Maintenance Engineer
Oct 29
Seattle, United States
Hyatt
We are excited to welcome our Entry Level General Maintenance Engineer, to join our growing Maintenance team and help us continue to make a difference to our colleagues, guests, and community, every ...
General Maintenance
Dec 5
Alliance, OH, USA
Whitacre Greer
We are looking for a few maintenance people to join our team! You will be responsible for ... Assisting production and supervisors to help keep up production quotas * Misc. repairs around plant ...

The average pay for a General Maintenance Helper is $31,861 a year and $15 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a General Maintenance Helper is between $24,601 and $37,761. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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General Maintenance Helper
Dec 6
Houston, TX, USA
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General Maintenance Helper - Houston, TX Work schedule: Mon - Thurs. 6 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. OT as required Pay Rate: 14hr Overview * The General Maintenance/Helper ensures the facilities are tidy and ...
General Maintenance Manager
Dec 4
Studio City, United States
AvalonBay Communities
From helping to maintain the physical condition of the community to providing great service ... The Role The General Maintenance Manager will be responsible to manage maintenance operations for ...
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