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Elevator Mechanic Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$90,063 (USD)

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Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Elevator Mechanic is $90,063 a year and $43 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Elevator Mechanic is between $63,678 and $111,597. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Elevator Mechanic. 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 elevators, escalators, and dumbwaiters maintained to meet safety regulations and building codes, using hand tools, power tools, test lamps, ammeters, voltmeters, and other testing devices.
Elevator Mechanic Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Elevator Installers and Repairers

Job family population: 24,490

Estimated population of Elevator Mechanic jobs: 6,035

Rate of error: 4.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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 2,705,994 (2018), 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...

Elevator Mechanic Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Jun 13
Chicago, IL, USA
HonorVet Technologies
PRIORITY 1: B9 Mechanic Mode of Interview: In-Person/Telephonic Duration: 4+ Months Contract​ Location: Chicago, IL 60532 Shift: M-F 6:00 am to 6:30pm Number of Positions: 5 Experience Required
Mechanic in Hammond, IN at PQ Corporation
Jun 18
Hammond, United States
Reports To (Position): M aintenance Supervisor GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE JOB: Troubleshoot & repair rotating equipment. Perform pipefitting & welding in all positions. Perform millwright ...
Maintenance Mechanic
Jun 7
Chicago, IL, USA
Critical Fit Recruiting
Maintenance Mechanic - Chicagoland Area RESPONSIBILITIES: * Perform preventive maintenance on machinery and building facilities and hvac systems. * Perform basic repairs on machinery and facilities.
Technician or Mechanic for Tank Trailers
Jun 6
Joliet, IL, USA
Polar Service Centers
Mechanic and Technician skills. * The ability to diagnose failures and make repairs on mechanical, electrical or other various systems on a trailer. * Tank service and repair * Experience making ...
Maintenance Mechanic (2nd and 3rd shifts)
Jun 3
Chicago, IL, USA
MAINTENANCE MECHANIC - 2 nd & 3rd SHIFT JOB SUMMARY The successful candidate will have a strong electrical / electronics background. Primary responsibilities for this position include troubleshooting ...
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