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Engine Repairer Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$49,993 (USD)

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Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Engine Repairer is $49,993 a year and $24 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Engine Repairer is between $36,974 and $60,827. 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 defective automotive units, such as engines, transmissions, or differentials, in assembled vehicles, using hand tools and power tools and applying knowledge of mechanical systems.
  • Reads inspection cards to determine defects in vehicle components.
  • Disassembles and repairs defective units on assembled vehicles or replaces them with different units, using mechanic's hand tools and portable power tools.
  • Routes repaired vehicles to testing area for final inspection.
  • May remove and repair defective units of completed automotive vehicles.
  • May place malfunctioning units on repair stand, using hoist.
  • May be designated according to type of unit repaired.
Engine Repairer Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines

Job family population: 131,590

Estimated population of Engine Repairer jobs: 4,364

Rate of error: 1.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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