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Gear Repairer Salary
in Huntsville, Alabama

$41,752 (USD)

Average Salary

$20/hr

Average Hourly

$635

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Gear Repairer is $41,752 a year and $20 an hour in Huntsville, Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Gear Repairer is between $31,049 and $50,673. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Huntsville, Alabama.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Fabricates and repairs equipment used in loading and unloading ships' cargoes: operates power sewing machine to patch and seam canvas hatch tents.
  • Inserts grommets into and attaches ropes to tent.
  • Cuts lumber into specified lengths and constructs cargo boards, using carpenter's handtools and power tools.
  • Splices ropes and cables to make and repair slings and spreaders, using marlin spike and splicing vise.
  • Replaces defective parts of scrapers and clamshells, using wrenches, punches, hammers, and chainfalls.
  • Gathers information as to type of cargo, terminal facilities, and loading and unloading schedule to determine what gear is necessary to perform work.
  • Transports gear to dock by truck.
  • Installs cargo-handling equipment on deck of vessel.
  • Transfers gear from vessel to vessel to obtain greater utilization.
Gear Repairer Job Prevalence in Huntsville, Alabama, United States

Job family: Wind Turbine Service Technicians

Job family population: 4,390

Estimated population of Gear Repairer jobs: 35

Rate of error: 12.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$48,402
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About Huntsville, Alabama

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Description: Huntsville is a city primarily in Madison County in the Appalachian region of northern Alabama. It is the county seat of Madison County. The city extends west into neighboring Limestone County and south into Morgan County.It was founded in 1805 and became an incorporated town in 1811. The city grew across nearby hills north of the Tennessee River, adding textile mills, then munitions factories, NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center and the United States Army Aviation and Missile Command nearby at the Redstone Arsenal. The National Trust for Historic Preservation named Huntsville to its "America's Dozen Distinctive Destinations...

Gear Repairer Job Listings for Huntsville, Alabama

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