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Engineer First Assistant Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$86,903 (USD)

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Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Engineer First Assistant is $86,903 a year and $42 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Engineer First Assistant is between $61,709 and $107,505. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Engineer First Assistant. 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

  • Plans, supervises, and coordinates activities of crew engaged in operating and maintaining propulsion engines and other engines, boilers, deck machinery, and electrical, refrigeration, and sanitary equipment aboard ship.
  • Orders crew to repair or replace defective parts, upon inspection of engines and other equipment.
  • Starts engines to propel ship and adjusts engines and power transmission to control speed of ship.
Engineer First Assistant Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Ship Engineers

Job family population: 7,890

Estimated population of Engineer First Assistant jobs: 7,465

Rate of error: 13.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Engineer First Assistant Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Assembly Supervisor - 1st Shift
May 15
Vernon Hills, IL, USA
Sterling Engineering, Inc
We are seeking an Assembly Supervisor to assist the Production Manager and that will be responsible ... At Sterling Engineering, we value our employees and we know they are the reason our company has had ...
Marketing Associate - Marketing Assistant
Feb 18
Plainfield, IL, USA
SPEC Engineering
... Marketing Assistant who is proactive, highly detailed and a calculated risk taker. · Are you a ... Starting with the engineering department, all systems are first designed with 3D drawings, then the ...
Infrastructure Operations Engineer
May 15
Chicago, United States
Pencom Systems Incorporated
This positions first priority will be charged with Incident Response to include troubleshooting and ... Flexible schedule is a must to assist with working overnight, weekends and holidays.
Control Engineer
May 15
Chicago, IL, USA
Automated Systems, Inc.
... Assist in field startup/qualification/validation of process control systems, and provide ... first 3-6 months) to project sites as needed. Company Description We are a premier system ...
May 8
Chicago, IL, USA
U.S. Army Recruiting -Chicago Batallion
Transport heavy construction equipment with tractor-trailer * Assist in performance of combat engineer missions REQUIREMENTS Those who want to serve must first take the Armed Services Vocational ...
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