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Body Wirer Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$55,945 (USD)

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Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Body Wirer is $55,945 a year and $27 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Body Wirer is between $41,035 and $68,411. 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

  • Installs circuit wiring in travel trailers and similar vehicles for lights, ignition, starting motors, and other electrical apparatus, following diagrams and color code: locates and marks positions for outlet boxes on walls and ceiling, using templates or jigs.
  • Cuts openings and drills holes for wire, light fixtures, outlet boxes, and fuse holders, using electric drill and router.
  • Threads wires or preassembled cables through holes in floor or sides of vehicles and secures them to frame, using clips or staples.
  • Installs fixtures and boxes in openings, using screwdriver.
  • Connects terminals to power source to test operation of fixtures.
Body Wirer Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers, Transportation Equipment

Job family population: 12,310

Estimated population of Body Wirer jobs: 5,875

Rate of error: 5.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Body Wirer Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Field FORKLIFT Service Technician
May 9
Schaumburg, IL, USA
APEX Material Handling Corporation
... body into tight or awkward locations of forklift, below or around forklift, or other work locations. * Identify visually, understand and focus clearly on components, parts, wiring, diagnostic ...
Maintenance Mechanic
Mar 30
Joliet, IL, USA
C&W Services
Utilizes working knowledge to troubleshoot and repair Motors/Wiring configurations, Electrical ... Requires full range of body motion including handling and lifting, manual and finger dexterity and ...
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