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Machinist Installation Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$47,166 (USD)

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Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Machinist Installation is $47,166 a year and $23 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Machinist Installation is between $35,075 and $57,244. 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

  • Installs ship machinery, such as propelling machinery, auxiliary motors, pumps, ventilating equipment, and steering gear, working from blueprints and using hand tools, calipers, and micrometers.
  • Lays out passage holes on bulkheads, decks, and other surfaces for connections, such as shafting and steam lines.
  • Installs below-deck auxiliaries, such as evaporators, stills, heaters, pumps, condensers, and boilers and connects them to steam pipe systems.
  • Tests and inspects installed machinery and equipment during dock and sea trials.
  • May set up and operate such machine shop tools as lathe, boring mill, planer, shaper, slotter, and milling machine to fabricate replacement parts.
Machinist Installation Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Machinists

Job family population: 378,320

Estimated population of Machinist Installation jobs: 17,978

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Machinist Installation Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Machine Builder - $30 / hr
Mar 29
Chicago, IL, USA
This position is responsible for building mechanical sub-assemblies, machine assembly and integration, sheet metal installation, tube and line routing, labeling, logos, decals, etc. Work to be ...
Field Service Technician
Apr 29
Countryside, IL, USA
Schedule/ coordinate trips for machine installation and service calls. * Strong knowledge of machine assembly tools, tap/die, and electronic test equipment. * Knowledge of ladder logic and/or IEC ...
Field Service Technician
Apr 1
Chicago, IL, USA
Complete machine installations, Engineering Change Notices that affect system upgrades, and Hardware /Software upgrades that may require technical assistance * Make recommendations for improving the ...
Field Service Technician
Feb 26
Wood Dale, IL, USA
Sterling Engineering
Perform machine installations and preventive maintenance at client facilities * Provide machine operation training and demo for the costumers in the Chicago office * Travel extensively (70% of the ...
Industrial Maintenance Electrician
Mar 6
Waukegan, IL, USA
Henry Broch Foods
Help to maintain various machines and operation of electronic devices. Install controls, central and subsidiary control panels, electronic devices and other gear incidental to the installation.
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