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Maintenance General Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$54,513 (USD)

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Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Maintenance General is $54,513 a year and $26 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Maintenance General is between $40,206 and $66,438. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Maintenance General. 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, installs, and maintains machinery, equipment, physical structures, and pipe and electrical systems in commercial or industrial establishments, following specifications, blueprints, manuals, and schematic drawings, using hand tools, power tools, hoist, crane, and measuring and testing instruments.
Maintenance General Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Maintenance and Repair Workers, General

Job family population: 1,351,210

Estimated population of Maintenance General jobs: 106,948

Rate of error: 0.4%

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 2,716,450 (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...

Maintenance General Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Maintenance Technician
May 2
Chicago, IL, USA
Lutheran Social Services of Illinois
Perform routine janitorial duties of entire building and grounds, general maintenance repairs. * Perform on-call service and respond promptly to emergencies as scheduled, * Follow all standards ...
May 14
WESTVILLE, United States
Dollar General
Company Overview Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,000 retail ... Coordinates the daily activities of the maintenance department to ensure rapid response to ...
Maintenance Technician
May 2
Joliet, IL, USA
Lutheran Social Services of Illinois
Maintenance Technician, Maintenance, General Labor, Janitorial. Company Description About Us Lutheran Social Services of Illinois (LSSI) is one of the largest statewide providers of social services.
Preventative Maintenance Technician- PMT
May 17
Chicago, IL, USA
Perma-Seal Basement Systems
Maintain general care and cleanliness of company vehicle while in your, notifying Fleet manager of any mechanical issues, etc. NECESSARY KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES, AND OTHER CHARACTERISTICS
Apr 11
Aurora, IL, USA
Compass Group
We have an opening for a GENERAL LABOR/MAINTENANCE position. * Location : 347 S Gladstone Ave, Aurora, IL 60506 Note: online applications accepted only. * Schedule : 7am-4pm * Requirement : 5+years ...
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