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Fractional Horsepower Motor Repairer Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$49,735 (USD)

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Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Fractional Horsepower Motor Repairer is $49,735 a year and $24 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Fractional Horsepower Motor Repairer is between $36,834 and $60,462. 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 electric motors, generators, and equipment, such as starting devices and switches, following schematic drawings, and using handtools, coil-winding machines, power tools, and test equipment: disassembles and removes armature, stator, or rotor from housing.
  • Examines coil connections for broken or defective wiring.
  • Tests coils, armatures, stator, rotor, and field coils for continuity, shorts, and grounds and insulation resistance, using test lamp, ammeter, and ohmmeter.
  • Cuts out or removes defective coils and removes insulation from core slots.
  • Cuts and forms insulation and inserts insulation into armature, rotor, or stator slots.
  • Rewinds coils on core while in slots manually or makes replacement coils, using coil-winding machine.
  • Installs and aligns prewound coils in slots, using hammer, drift, or mallet.
  • Replaces defective coil leads and solders connections of coils in specified sequence.
  • Examines bearings, shafts, and other moving parts for excessive wear or defects.
  • Refaces commutators and machines parts to specified tolerances, using machine tools.
  • Assembles and tests motor for specified performance.
  • May be designated according to size of motor repaired as fractional-horsepower motor repairer; equipment repaired as dynamotor repairer; or part repaired as armature straightener; coil-connector repairer; commutator repairer; field-coil repairer; stator repairer.
Fractional Horsepower Motor Repairer Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related Repairers

Job family population: 17,220

Estimated population of Fractional Horsepower Motor Repairer jobs: 267

Rate of error: 4.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Fractional Horsepower Motor Repairer Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

May 19
Saint Charles, IL, USA
Bison Gear & Engineering
Today, the company has grown into an industry leader for fractional horsepower electric motor, integral gearmotor and gear reducer products by implementing innovative lean manufacturing processes ...
Inside Sales Manager
Mar 22
Crystal Lake, IL, USA
Kinetic Ceramics
... motor industry role · Experience 3-5 Years in Engineering or Customer Service · Proficient in ... fractional horsepower gear motors. We have a broad line of custom designed permanent magnet AC ...
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