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Air Compressor Mechanic Salary
in Columbia, South Carolina

$52,903 (USD)

Average Salary

$25/hr

Average Hourly

$1,799

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Air Compressor Mechanic is $52,903 a year and $25 an hour in Columbia, South Carolina, United States. The average salary range for an Air Compressor Mechanic is between $38,427 and $64,906. 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 Columbia, South Carolina.

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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 Columbia, South Carolina, 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:
$61,329
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About Columbia, South Carolina

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Description: Columbia is the capital and second largest city of the U.S. state of South Carolina, with a population estimate of 134,309 as of 2016. The city serves as the county seat of Richland County, and a portion of the city extends into neighboring Lexington County. It is the center of the Columbia metropolitan statistical area, which had a population of 767,598 as of the 2010 United States Census, growing to 832,666 by July 1, 2018, according to 2018 U.S. Census estimates. This makes it the 70th largest metropolitan statistical areas in the nation, as estimated by the United States Census Bureau as of July 1, 2018. The name...

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Salary Recap

The average pay for an Air Compressor Mechanic is $52,903 a year and $25 an hour in Columbia, South Carolina, United States. The average salary range for an Air Compressor Mechanic is between $38,427 and $64,906. 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 Columbia, South Carolina.

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