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Machinist Outside Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$47,176 (USD)

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Last updated: May 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Machinist Outside is $47,176 a year and $23 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Machinist Outside is between $35,083 and $57,256. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Machinist Outside. 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 Outside Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Machinists

Job family population: 378,320

Estimated population of Machinist Outside jobs: 17,978

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...

Machinist Outside Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Outside Sales Representative
May 14
Chicago, IL, USA
Parts Badger is seeking an Outside Sales Representative for CNC Machinery Sales. This position includes a base wage plus 7% commission on gross sales with uncapped commissions. Target Compensation ...
Auto-Wicketer Bag Machine Operator - 2nd shift
Apr 26
Chicago, IL, USA
Bema, Incorporated
Bag Machine Operator A flexible packaging manufacturer is seeking to fill the position of an Auto ... through an outside company. Company Description Bema, Incorporated is a recognized leader and ...
Outside Independent Agent
Feb 25
Kankakee, IL, USA
Talus Payments
... Sales (Inside, Outside, B2B, Retail, Insurance, Mortgage, Car Sales, etc. - any sales!) • ... We provide business owners with: • Free credit card machines • The latest technology and ...
Senior Manufacturing Engineer
Mar 19
Wheeling, IL, USA
Swiss Precision Machining Inc
Start-up and develop the use of new technologies at SPM Work with outside machine manufacturers on automation, and more efficient ways to run SPM product Attend trade shows to gain knowledge on ...
Maintenance and Facility Manager
Mar 19
Wheeling, IL, USA
Swiss Precision Machining Inc
... machines, tools and equipment · Maintain building and grounds of Organization · Oversee the ... work with outside companies for necessary repairs and preventative maintenance · Supervise ...
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