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Automobile Body Worker Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$48,396 (USD)

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Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Automobile Body Worker is $48,396 a year and $23 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Automobile Body Worker is between $36,039 and $58,687. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Repairs damaged bodies and body parts of vehicles, such as automobiles, buses, and light trucks according to repair manuals, using hand tools and power tools.
Automobile Body Worker Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Automotive Body and Related Repairers

Job family population: 144,320

Estimated population of Automobile Body Worker jobs: 24,456

Rate of error: 1.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Automobile Body Worker Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Auto Body Estimator
May 16
Lansing, IL, USA
RGC Automotive Group
RGC Automotive Group is a multi-site operator of auto body shops with multiple locations across ... Must enjoy working with customers and thrive on the sales aspect of the job Salary for this ...
Service Advisor Automotive
May 15
Naperville, IL, USA
Bill Jacobs BMW
If you are an experienced Service Advisor working in a fast-paced dealership and are looking to ... body design of a MINI Cooper or the affordable luxury of the VW Jetta, we love what we do. We're ...
Automotive Technician, In-Shop
Mar 26
Westmont, IL, USA
... body shops, insurance carrier s to facilitate effective working relationships * Utilize various ... Strong automotive mechanical diagnosis, problem-solving and repair experience * Must have company ...
Automotive Technician, Mobile
Apr 12
Crown Point, IN, USA
... body shops, insurance carriers to facilitate effective working relationships * Utilize various ... In depth understanding of automotive industry and various manufacturer acronyms and lingo
Sales Professional
Mar 28
Lake Bluff, IL, USA
Knauz Automotive Group
Working at Knauz allows you to work with some of the best clients along Chicago's Northshore. ... its automotive dealerships and Certified Body Shop located in the Knauz Autopark. Our continued ...
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