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Air Compressor Mechanic Salary

$58,220 (USD)

Average Salary

$28/hr

Average Hourly

$1,979

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Air Compressor Mechanic is $58,220 a year and $28 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Air Compressor Mechanic is between $42,289 and $71,429. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Air Compressor Mechanic. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Repairs railroad-car air compressors and compressor motors, following wiring diagrams and using hand tools.
  • Disassembles compressor and examines parts for wear or breakage.
  • Cleans parts and installs new piston rings and wrist pins.
  • Replaces worn bearings, armatures, field coils, gears, and pinions in electric motors, following wiring diagram.
  • Reassembles compressor and connects compressor to compressed air and electrical outlets to test operation.
Air Compressor Mechanic Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Rail Car Repairers

Job family population: 24,090

Estimated population of Air Compressor Mechanic jobs: 2,513

Rate of error: 3.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$67,492
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Air Compressor Mechanic Job Listings for United States

Air Compressor Mechanic
Jul 18
Tigard, OR, USA
Manufacturer
We need a full time Air Compressor Mechanic!!! lets go to work!!!! Monday -Friday 7:30 am-4:30 pm This is an opening for an INDUSTRIAL EQUIPMENT TECHNICIAN ONLY, service technicians for phones, IT ...
HVAC Compressor mechanic
May 28
Decatur, GA, USA
American Hermetics
Compressor Mechanic Looking for someone who has experience using a micrometer, working on engine ... We actively meet the commercial and industrial compressor needs for air conditioning contractors ...
Mechanic
May 10
Phoenix, AZ, USA
Airtek Air Compressor Systems
Airtek Air Compressor Systems is looking for a mechanic with 1 year experience to service and repair air compressors. Some electrical knowledge desirable but will train right individual. Company ...
Air Compressor Service Technician-Columbus/Starkville, MS (Area)
Jul 19
Columbus, MS, USA
Blake & Pendleton, Inc.
The selected candidate will possess the air compressor repair experience, knowledge and skills for ... Must have 2 - 5 years electrical/mechanical industrial experience * Knowledge of customer equipment ...
Air Compressor Sales Technician
Jul 17
Jackson, MI, USA
F. P. Miller Co.
Miller Company, we are looking for a full time, hardworking, mechanical minded individual who is interested in growing their skills as an Air Compressor Sales Technician. We are willing to train the ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Air Compressor Mechanic is $58,220 a year and $28 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Air Compressor Mechanic is between $42,289 and $71,429. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Air Compressor Mechanic. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Air Compressor Mechanic Job Listings for United States

Air Compressor Mechanic
Jul 18
Tigard, OR, USA
Manufacturer
We need a full time Air Compressor Mechanic!!! lets go to work!!!! Monday -Friday 7:30 am-4:30 pm This is an opening for an INDUSTRIAL EQUIPMENT TECHNICIAN ONLY, service technicians for phones, IT ...
HVAC Compressor mechanic
May 28
Decatur, GA, USA
American Hermetics
Compressor Mechanic Looking for someone who has experience using a micrometer, working on engine ... We actively meet the commercial and industrial compressor needs for air conditioning contractors ...
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