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Median Annual Salary: $65,700
Stay-at-home Moms: 10.8 hours per week
Working moms: 7.1 hours per week
The moms we surveyed are not afraid to get their hands dirty.
The job description for this position is "ensures optimal functioning of building systems including mechanical, electrical, fire/life safety, and elevators. May manage a staff of employees in the maintenance of buildings and grounds. May oversee contractors for facility renovation project." Whether you're a stay-at-home mom or a working mom, it's often up to you to make sure things are running smoothly. If not, these moms make sure they call someone in, or even fix it themselves.
I can attest to this one personally, as my wife is the fixer and handywoman. When the dryer vent needed fixing, she was on it. When the dishwasher stopped working my response was to kick it and try it again, but it wasn't until she got home that it actually was opened up and fixed. Thanks honey!
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