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Machine Shop Apprentice Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$51,021 (USD)

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Last updated: May 27, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Machine Shop Apprentice is $51,021 a year and $25 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Machine Shop Apprentice is between $37,683 and $62,130. 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

  • Apprentices in machining.
  • Learns principles and techniques under direct supervision.
Machine Shop Apprentice Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Machinists

Job family population: 378,320

Estimated population of Machine Shop Apprentice jobs: 11,471

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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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...

Machine Shop Apprentice Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Machine Builder
May 13
Bartlett, IL, USA
Sterling Engineering, Inc
When not building projects, you work in the machine shop manufacturing parts. * You have a one-year certificate from a technical school/apprenticeship plus journeyman tenure or related experience (as ...
Service Engineer Apprentice
Apr 4
Bensenville, IL, USA
Coworx Staffing
... machining · equipment, peripherals, and upgrades. · Follow directions in activities concerned ... shop. ï‚· Understand and use basic principles of rigging and movement of industrial equipment for ...
Shipping Receiving Clerk
Apr 29
Saint Charles, IL, USA
Shipping And Receiving Clerk for a precision machining shop. Great opportunity for advancement to CNC Machinist /Tool Maker position with formal apprenticeship program. Duties include careful packing ...
Maintenance Mechanic
May 17
Waukegan, IL, USA
Henry Broch Foods
Performs basic machine shop duties such as grinding, drilling, light metal fabrication, welding and ... apprenticeship program and one to three years of experience in the maintenance and repair of ...
1st Shift Tool and Die Maker
Apr 27
Addison, Illinois, USA
JD Norman Industries
Education / Experience Knowledge of machine technology, mechanical principles, shop mathematics ... an accredited journeyman apprenticeship or equivalent training plus four to five years of ...
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