(800) 627 3697 info.eri@erieri.com
Are you working in compensation or HR? See our salary, cost-of-living, and executive pay applications in action. Try our free salary assessor demo.

Diesel Powerplant Mechanic Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$79,894 (USD)

Average Salary

$38/hr

Average Hourly

$2,061

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Diesel Powerplant Mechanic is $79,894 a year and $38 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Diesel Powerplant Mechanic is between $56,894 and $98,752. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

Average Salary Chart

Customize:
 
arrow_downward
Scroll for Salary Potential, Education and Skills
arrow_downward

Job Summary

Description:
  • Repairs, installs, corrects problems, and keeps electrical and mechanical equipment and parts in power-generating station maintained.
  • Dismantles and overhauls equipment.
  • Dismantles and repairs auxiliary equipment, such as pumps, compressors, and pipe systems.
Diesel Powerplant Mechanic Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay

Job family population: 24,430

Estimated population of Diesel Powerplant Mechanic jobs: 5,441

Rate of error: 3.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$92,619
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

Diesel Powerplant Mechanic Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

No listings found
ERI Economic Research Institute compiles the best salary, cost-of-living, and executive compensation survey data available.

Salaries By Location

Similar Job Titles

Are you an Employer?

Free Salary Assessor Product Demo
;
Are you an HR Professional?
Try our salary assessor and find out how much you should be paying
Explore our most popular jobs
View our most popular salary searches and other resources