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Maintenance Mechanic Compressed Gas Plant Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$67,838 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Maintenance Mechanic Compressed Gas Plant is $67,838 a year and $33 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Maintenance Mechanic Compressed Gas Plant is between $48,930 and $83,506. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Maintenance Mechanic Compressed Gas Plant. 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 and maintains machinery and equipment used in compressing and liquefying gases, such as compressors, scrubbers, instrument panels, and electrical equipment, following blueprints, schematics, and maintenance manuals, using handtools, welding equipment, and testing instruments: tests equipment to locate causes of trouble, using standard test meters.
  • Dismantles equipment, using handtools and power tools.
  • Welds, brazes, burns, and solders parts.
  • Repairs and replaces pipes and equipment, using pipefitting tools.
  • Repairs and adjusts instrument control panels, rectifiers, motors, switches, and other electrical equipment.
  • Repacks compressors and pumps.
  • May operate metalworking tools to make and repair parts.
Maintenance Mechanic Compressed Gas Plant Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Industrial Machinery Mechanics

Job family population: 341,260

Estimated population of Maintenance Mechanic Compressed Gas Plant jobs: 1,693

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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...

Maintenance Mechanic Compressed Gas Plant Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Plant Maintenance Mechanic
Mar 19
Chicago, IL, USA
The Marvel Group
The Plant Maintenance Mechanic is primarily responsible for care and maintenance of all property ... gas or air required for operation). · Readily available for emergency repairs in breakdown ...
Maintenance Mechanic, 2nd Shift
May 24
Chicago, United States
Ed Miniat, LLC
Ensures operation of plant machinery utilizing both electrical and mechanical skills to troubleshoot equipment and completing preventive maintenance requirements * Controls downtime by ascertaining ...
Maintenance Mechanic
May 3
Itasca, IL, USA
Adecco is currently hiring Maintenance Mechanics for a world-class Candy manufacturer and industry ... Cleans, lubricates and adjusts sections or parts of plant equipment to improve efficiency, quality ...
Maintenance Mechanic
May 24
Chicago, IL, USA
The Maintenance Engineer (Mechanic) is responsible for the overall maintenance of all equipment. ... systems in entire plant * Complete all necessary documentation as described under company ...
Maintenance Mechanic
May 7
Des Plaines, USA
Job Juncture, Inc.
Maintenance Mechanic * Well known packaging company located in Des Plaines, IL is presently ... Meet plant objectives in safety, quality, cost and customer care * Lead and be a member of projects ...
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