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Diesel Engine Mechanic Truck Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$53,058 (USD)

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Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Diesel Engine Mechanic Truck is $53,058 a year and $26 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Diesel Engine Mechanic Truck is between $39,133 and $64,664. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Diesel Engine Mechanic Truck. 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 Truck 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 Truck 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 Truck 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 ... A truck is a complex machine. The smallest loose wire or missing bolt can be the root cause of ...
Diesel Mechanic-- Day Shift M-F
Apr 8
South Holland, United States
Lone Mountain Truck Leasing
Currently, we are looking for a technician to perform maintenance on Class Eight trucks. Pay is ... Using all computer programs to diagnose engine, transmission and chassis issues. * Safe and ...
Diesel Mechanic
May 7
Mokena, IL, USA
GFL Environmental Services USA, Inc.
Diesel Mechanic Reports to: Shop Manager Department: Industrial Summary Responsible for maintaining ... Trucks Assisting Lead Mechanic • Small Engine • Hotsy • Pick Up Trucks • Trailers • ...
Diesel Mechanic Technician
Apr 16
Hillside, IL, USA
Central Transport
Central Transport is an industry leading Less-Than-Truckload (LTL) transportation carrier. We are ... Repairing and troubleshooting of major components such as engine, transmission, and differentials
Heavy Duty Diesel Mechanic
Feb 20
Wheeling, IL, USA
TSI-The Service Innovators
... trucks, buses and heavy parts or equipment using hydraulic jacks or hoists. 7. Attaching test ... engine overhauls. 4. Must have experience with diesel engines repair and maintenance 5. Diesel ...
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