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Chain Saw Mechanic Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$43,827 (USD)

Average Salary

$21/hr

Average Hourly

$1,192

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Chain Saw Mechanic is $43,827 a year and $21 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Chain Saw Mechanic is between $32,860 and $52,923. 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

Description:
  • Repairs and maintains portable saws powered by internal combustion engines, following manufacturer's repair manuals and using handtools.
  • Disassembles engine and replaces defective parts, such as piston rings, bearings, and timing mechanism.
  • Cleans or replaces fuel lines and adjusts carburetors.
  • Replaces broken links in chain saw or installs new chain.
  • Replaces rotary or reciprocating blades in other saws as indicated.
Chain Saw Mechanic Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics

Job family population: 31,300

Estimated population of Chain Saw Mechanic jobs: 5,237

Rate of error: 2.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$50,807
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

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...

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