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Heating Equipment Repairer Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$42,526 (USD)

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Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Heating Equipment Repairer is $42,526 a year and $20 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Heating Equipment Repairer is between $32,014 and $51,266. 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

  • Maintains and repairs stationary steam boilers and boiler house auxiliaries, using handtools and portable power tools: cleans or directs other workers to clean boilers and auxiliary equipment, using scrapers, wire brush and cleaning solvent.
  • Inspects and repairs boiler fittings, such as safety valves, regulators, automatic-control mechanisms, and water columns, and auxiliary machines, such as pumps, draft fans, stokers, and burners.
  • Replaces damaged boiler tubes and plates boilermaker i.
  • Repairs or replaces high-pressure piping, using power saw, gas torch, threading die, and welding equipment.
  • May patch boiler insulation with cement.
  • May paint surface of equipment, using brush.
  • May perform water pressure test by pumping water into system to determine location of leaks.
  • May remove and replace defective firebrick, using hammer and chisel.
  • May operate lathe and milling machine to repair or make parts, such as valve stems and pump shafts.
Heating Equipment Repairer Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Boilermakers

Job family population: 15,020

Estimated population of Heating Equipment Repairer jobs: 2,769

Rate of error: 4.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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