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Construction Mechanic Helper Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$32,683 (USD)

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Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Construction Mechanic Helper is $32,683 a year and $16 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Construction Mechanic Helper is between $25,236 and $38,735. 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

  • Assists maintenance mechanic in repairing and maintaining machinery and mechanical equipment: carries tools and equipment to and from storage and working areas.
  • Holds scaffolding members in place or tightens bolts to erect working platforms about machines.
  • Pulls handles to raise materials and tools to working levels.
  • Loosens bolts to dismantle machinery.
  • Drills and breaks up concrete, using jackhammer.
  • Digs trenches for machinery foundations.
  • Mixes and pours concrete for foundations.
  • Cleans machines with sandpaper, solvent, and wiping rags to prepare surfaces for painting.
  • Oils and greases machines.
  • Performs other duties as described under helper.
Construction Mechanic Helper Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers

Job family population: 112,080

Estimated population of Construction Mechanic Helper jobs: 1,533

Rate of error: 1.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Construction Mechanic Helper Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Mobile Service Technician - Mechanic
Apr 26
Chicago, IL, USA
The Home Depot Rental
... help finish the job or project at hand. The Home Depot Rental operates in over 1100 locations of ... This position is assisting area mechanics in construction/landscape equipment service. Must have ...
Senior Project Manager (Construction)
Mar 29
Chicago, IL, USA
Frazier Industrial Company
Bachelor's degree in Civil, Mechanical or Industrial Engineering or associated Construction ... team of engineers help each customer design the best, most cost-effective Storage Solutions.
Maintenance Mechanic-Industrial Machinery-Direct Hire
May 10
Palatine, IL, USA
CHASE Staffing
Understanding of Thermoplastic injection molding machine electronics, hydraulics and construction ... For 40 years we have helped thousands of people achieve their goals. Whether you are seeking a new ...
Mechanical Engineer (7-10 Yrs Experience)
Apr 6
Chicago, IL, USA
Knight Partners
With more than 130 professionals trained in civil, structural, mechanical, electrical, construction ... help Knight provide industry leading professional services and cost effective designs. At Knight ...
Mechanical Engineer HVAC
Apr 25
Chicago, IL, USA
Human Capital Pursuit
New building and remodel construction design Our client offers a competitive wage and benefits ... Human Capital Pursuit's goal is to work with client companies and help them fill their open ...
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