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Machinery Maintenance Mechanic Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$59,979 (USD)

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Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Machinery Maintenance Mechanic is $59,979 a year and $29 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Machinery Maintenance Mechanic is between $43,628 and $73,588. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Machinery Maintenance Mechanic. 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 savable mechanical parts of machines and construction equipment.
  • Dismantles machinery, equipment, and parts, using hand tools, such as hacksaws, files, reamers, wrenches, and screwdrivers.
  • Inspects parts to determine salvageability or method of repairing or reworking parts.
Machinery Maintenance Mechanic Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Industrial Machinery Mechanics

Job family population: 341,260

Estimated population of Machinery Maintenance Mechanic jobs: 116,284

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 2,716,450 (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...

Machinery Maintenance Mechanic Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Maintenance Mechanic
May 24
Chicago, IL, USA
American Jebco Corporation
Seeking experienced maintenance mechanic in the cold heading industry. Experience with National ... Experience with Townsend shaving machines, and universal-automatic drilling machines. Needed ...
Maintenance Mechanic 2nd Shift
May 11
Chicago, IL, USA
KIK Custom Products
The Maintenance Mechanic is an afternoon position at the Chicago, Illinois facility within our ... Discusses difficulties in operating equipment with machine operators to isolate problems, and then ...
Maintenance Mechanic
May 23
Chicago, IL, USA
Chicago Meat Authority, Inc.
CMA is seeking a Maintenance Mechanic that is highly motivated. This individual will be responsible ... Measuring and cutting/drilling within established tolerances utilizing hand tools and machine shop ...
Maintenance Mechanic
May 22
Elk Grove Village, USA
Job Juncture, Inc.
Maintenance Mechanic Description: * High quality food manufacturer recently expanded and is adding ... Repair, maintain, and troubleshoot high-speed packaging and processing machinery to ensure ...
Maintenance Mechanic
Apr 9
Chicago, IL, USA
National Container Group
Maintenance Mechanic We are looking for a Maintenance Mechanic and we are offering a sign on Bonus ... machining or quality issues • Ensure compliance with company policies and standards for cost ...
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