The median annual wage for general maintenance and repair workers was $36,630 in May 2015.
The median wage is the wage at which half the workers in an occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less. The lowest 10 percent earned less than $21,700, and the highest 10 percent earned more than $60,060.
In May 2015, the median annual wages for general maintenance and repair workers in the top industries in which they worked were as follows:
Educational services; state, local, and private
State and local government, excluding education and hospitals
Healthcare and social assistance
Real estate and rental and leasing
Most general maintenance and repair workers work full time, including evenings and weekends. Some are on call for emergency repairs.
General Maintenance and Repair Workers
Median annual wages, May 2015
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
General maintenance and repair workers
Total, all occupations
Note: All Occupations includes all occupations in the U.S. Economy. Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics