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Diesel Engine Mechanic Bus Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$53,061 (USD)

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Last updated: May 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Diesel Engine Mechanic Bus is $53,061 a year and $26 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Diesel Engine Mechanic Bus is between $39,135 and $64,668. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Diesel Engine Mechanic Bus. 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 and keeps up diesel engines used to power machines, such as buses, ships, trucks, railroad trains, electric generators, and construction machinery, using hand tools, precision measuring instruments, and machine tools.
Diesel Engine Mechanic Bus Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists

Job family population: 260,380

Estimated population of Diesel Engine Mechanic Bus jobs: 33,183

Rate of error: 1.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Diesel Engine Mechanic Bus Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Diesel Engine Mechanic
Apr 8
Chicago, IL, USA
Total Staffing Solutions
Diesel Engine Mechanic Job Location: Chicago, IL Job Type: Temp-to-Hire Shift: Needs to have an open availability Salary: $20.00-30.00/hour - Depending on experience Benefits: * PTO * Holiday Pay
Diesel Mechanic (11221)
May 8
Niles, IL, USA
First Student
As a leader in school bus services, we must ensure that our buses are operating safely and ... A minimum of 3 years hands-on diesel/gas engine maintenance experience and/or vocational training.
Mechanic Helper
Feb 21
Chicago, IL, USA
Complete Coach Works
Automotive/Diesel training / certification a PLUS! * Ability to work under pressure under strict ... engine and has also developed the first long range all electric battery powered transit bus ...
Field Service Diesel Mechanic
May 15
Wheaton, IL, USA
Midwest Transit Equipment
This position requires technical knowledge of light duty truck and medium duty bus maintenance and ... diesel powered buses, light duty truck and medium duty bus. Diagnoses mechanical defects and ...
Diesel Mechanic Technician
May 16
Chicago, IL, USA
AMV Solutions
We are looking for a diesel mechanic to join the team. This is a full-time direct hire first shift ... High school degree or GED, and technical training on truck or bus engines are required. Candidates ...
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