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In Flight Refueling System Repairer Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$74,887 (USD)

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Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an In Flight Refueling System Repairer is $74,887 a year and $36 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an In Flight Refueling System Repairer is between $53,634 and $92,412. 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

  • Inspects, tests, modifies, and repairs aircraft in-flight refueling systems and associated equipment, using electrical test instruments and special handtools, applying knowledge of system wiring diagrams, technical publications, and design characteristics: repairs in-flight refueling electrical devices, such as elevation, telescope, and azimuth control assemblies and limit switches.
  • Conducts detailed tests of in-flight refueling electrical systems, using ohmmeter, voltmeter, and electrical and hydraulic systems to ensure maximum operation efficiency, using wiring diagrams and technical publications.
  • Adjusts end play, spacing, clearance, and specified torque on in-flight refueling components.
  • Inspects seals, gaskets, hoses, tubing, hydraulic motors, fuel pumps, valves, filters, accumulators, and plumbing installations for leakage and functional operation.
  • Fabricates wiring assemblies for replacing damaged cables and wiring in electrical systems.
In Flight Refueling System Repairer Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Avionics Technicians

Job family population: 18,620

Estimated population of In Flight Refueling System Repairer jobs: 6,953

Rate of error: 3.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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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 2,716,450 (2017), 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...

In Flight Refueling System Repairer Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

May 8
Chicago, IL, USA
U.S. Army Recruiting -Chicago Batallion
OVERVIEW The unmanned aircraft repairer is primarily responsible for the maintenance functions on ... in the field. Some of the skills you'll learn are: * Electrical theory and system maintenance
Corporate Travel Agent - Chicago, IL
May 14
Chicago, IL, USA
Flight Centre Travel Group USA
Established in 1993, Corporate Traveler, initially called Flight Centre Corporate, was the founding ... Contributing to the development and maintenance of office systems and processes associated with ...
May 8
Chicago, IL, USA
U.S. Army Recruiting -Chicago Batallion
Operation, testing and maintenance of specific types of weapons systems HELPFUL SKILLS * Sound in ... repairer with firms that design, build and test weapons for the military. PARTNERSHIP FOR YOUTH ...
May 8
Chicago, IL, USA
U.S. Army Recruiting -Chicago Batallion
Perform preflight, in flight and postflight checks and procedures * Launch and recover air frame from runway * Perform maintenance on communications equipment, power sources, light/heavy wheeled ...
Aircraft Records Specialist at Midway Airport
Apr 17
Chicago, IL, USA
E Business Staffing, Inc.
... system. • Maintains aircraft and engine flight hours and cycles utilization reports, master log reports, and engine oil consumption reports. • Maintains historical records in the mainframe ...
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