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Maintenance Worker Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$54,605 (USD)

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Last updated: June 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Maintenance Worker is $54,605 a year and $26 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Maintenance Worker is between $40,274 and $66,550. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Maintenance Worker. 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 Worker Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Maintenance and Repair Workers, General

Job family population: 1,351,210

Estimated population of Maintenance Worker jobs: 106,948

Rate of error: 0.4%

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 Worker Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Grounds Maintenance Worker (Landscape Crew)
Jun 6
West Chicago, IL, USA
Forest Preserve District of DuPage County
... maintaining effective working relationships. Hours & Schedule: 6:45 AM-3: 15 PM, Monday-Friday (may include weekends) Comments: Uniforms provided, safety boot and safety glasses allowance. Working ...
Parks Maintenance Worker
Jun 22
Great Lakes, IL, USA
Commander, Navy Installations
Parks Maintenance Worker ===== ##### Department of the Navy Commander, Navy Installations ##### Commander, Navy Installations Command Overview ----- - ##### Open & closing dates 06/19/2019 to 06/26 ...
Maintenance Worker
Apr 26
Chicago, IL, USA
Service Corporation International
* Maintenance Worker Job LocationsUS-IL-Chicago Associate Requisition IDReq.72110# of Openings1Category (Portal Searching)Cemetery MaintenanceTypeFull-TimePostal 60660SourceSCI Overview ...
Apartment Maintenance Technician
Jun 24
Chicago, IL, USA
Seminary Properties and Management, Ltd.
The job involves working in a team, and traveling to different buildings to address residents maintenance request. Job details: * Monday - Friday from 8:30am - 6pm (hours may be adjusted slightly by ...
Facilities Maintenance Worker
May 29
Oak Brook, IL, USA
Mayslake Village
Our Facilities Maintenance Department is recruiting for one (1) full-time Maintenance Worker. The position's responsibilities include, but not limited to, performing a variety of semi-skilled and ...
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