Building Superintendent Salary in the United States

How much does a Building Superintendent make in the United States? The average Building Superintendent salary in the United States is $46,787 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $39,140 and $61,762. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Salary range for a Building Superintendent
$39,140 to $61,762
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What is a Building Superintendent?

A Building Superintendent or building supervisor (often shortened to super) is a term used in the United States and Canada to refer to a manager responsible for repair and maintenance in a residential building. They are the first point of contact for residents of the building. Although very common in large cities in the United States and Canada, the job title is not often used in the rest of the world. Other common titles for this job include simply "super", "resident manager", "apartment manager", and "caretaker"....

Source: Wikipedia (as of 09/06/2019). Read more from Wikipedia

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Job Openings for Building Superintendent
CyberCoders - Richardson , TX
Superintendent If you are a Superintendent with experience, please read on! What You Will Be Doing ... Daily inspection of construction site to monitor compliance with building and safety codes, and ...
CyberCoders, Inc - 1 day ago
BVB General Contractors -
DOE employment type: full-time Working Superintendent Commercial general contractor with a+ rating ... building projects according to plans and specifications. 3. Have the ability to build, maintain ...
LinkedIn - 4 days ago
North Wind Group -
General Superintendent - Denver The General Superintendent is responsible for the supervision of ... building finishes. * Gathers all information necessary to create, monitor, and modify the progress ...
LinkedIn - 9 days ago
Dowbuilt - Malibu , CA
The superintendent role requires a positive, humble, solution-oriented individual who is passionate about great design and unique building challenges. Successful candidates will show an aptitude for ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
Superintendent (Commercial TI Construction) If you are a Superintendent with strong experience in ... We pride ourselves on building within the communities in which we work and live and exceeding our ...
CyberCoders, Inc - 8 days ago
Lennar Homes - Denver , CO
Knowledge of construction building codes and building methods. * Knowledge of PC and of ... This is a position which requires the Superintendent to frequently walk, stand, and climb stairs in ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Building Superintendent in the United States. The base salary for Building Superintendent ranges from $39,140 to $61,762 with the average base salary of $46,787. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $39,301 to $61,815 with the average total cash compensation of $46,917.

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