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Air Compressor Mechanic Salary
in Alabama, United States

$51,510 (USD)

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Last updated: March 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Air Compressor Mechanic is $51,510 a year and $25 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for an Air Compressor Mechanic is between $37,415 and $63,197. 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 Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

  • 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 Alabama, 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:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Air Compressor Mechanic Job Listings for Alabama, United States

Mechanical/Design Engineer
Jan 7
Bay Minette, AL, USA
Long's Human Resource Services
Design of the screw compressor system and system components, such as the inlet filter, oil ... cooler, air or gas piping system, oil piping system and related pneumatic and fluid dynamic ...
Design Engineer
Mar 7
Mobile, USA
Advanced Technical Staffing Solutions
... a Mechanical Design Engineer for a well established Compressor Manufacturing Company. This ... air or gas piping system and related pneumatic and fluid dynamic controls etc. In addition, you ...
Electrical Engineer
Mar 7
Mobile, USA
Advanced Technical Staffing Solutions
Proficient in compressed air industry or engineering electrical controls for mechanical product ... Experience with CAD * Exposure to project management and compressor operations
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