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Chain Repairer Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$42,281 (USD)

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Last updated: May 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Chain Repairer is $42,281 a year and $20 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Chain Repairer is between $31,787 and $50,971. 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

  • Adjusts, changes, and repairs endless chains that carry spools of yarn for weaving on axminster looms: places chain on frame sprockets, using chain hoist.
  • Inserts or removes links to lengthen or shorten chain, following loom setup specifications and using handtools.
  • Inserts rivets to join end links together to form endless carrier chain.
  • Turns screws and nuts and slides sprockets into slots to adjust chain tension.
  • Replaces defective parts and rebuild chains to specifications.
Chain Repairer Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Industrial Machinery Mechanics

Job family population: 341,260

Estimated population of Chain Repairer jobs: 11,108

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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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 2,705,994 (2018), 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...

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