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Hydraulic & Plumbing Installer Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$57,650 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Hydraulic & Plumbing Installer is $57,650 a year and $28 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Hydraulic & Plumbing Installer is between $42,168 and $70,554. 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

  • Lays out, assembles, installs, and tests plumbing and hydraulic systems and components in aircraft, following blueprints and production illustrations, using handtools, power tools, and test equipment: lays out location of parts and assemblies, such as surface control boosters, landing gears, vacuum units, and fuel, oil, oxygen, and water systems, according to specifications, using measuring and marking instruments.
  • Assembles and installs parts and assemblies, using handtools and power tools.
  • Adjusts working mechanisms of installed parts and assemblies to blueprint specifications.
  • Conducts pressure, leak, and functional tests of installed systems, using test equipment.
  • Repairs or replaces malfunctioning system components.
  • May fabricate parts incidental to assembly and installation, using shop equipment.
Hydraulic & Plumbing Installer Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians

Job family population: 131,500

Estimated population of Hydraulic & Plumbing Installer jobs: 17,658

Rate of error: 2.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


Education data not available for this job


About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

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