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Machine Fixer Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$51,730 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Machine Fixer is $51,730 a year and $25 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Machine Fixer is between $38,154 and $63,047. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Machine Fixer. 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 and keeps up fiber-making machinery and equipment, such as slitting, twisting, weaving, and wrapping machines, using hand tools, hoists, and precision-measuring instruments.
  • Examines machines and listens to their sounds to locate causes of trouble.
  • Dismantles machines and removes defective parts, using pliers, wrenches, and screwdrivers.
  • Repairs and replaces parts and reassembles machine, using hand tools.
  • Affixes special attachments to machines.
  • Sets belts and lubricates machinery and equipment.
  • Moves machine components, using hoists and rollers.
Machine Fixer Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Industrial Machinery Mechanics

Job family population: 341,260

Estimated population of Machine Fixer jobs: 16,548

Rate of error: 0.9%

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 2,705,994 (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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