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Marine Engine Mechanic Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$86,537 (USD)

Average Salary

$42/hr

Average Hourly

$2,890

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Marine Engine Mechanic is $86,537 a year and $42 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Marine Engine Mechanic is between $61,449 and $107,052. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Marine Engine Mechanic. 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

Description:
  • Plans, supervises, and coordinates activities of crew engaged in operating and maintaining propulsion engines and other engines, boilers, deck machinery, and electrical, refrigeration, and sanitary equipment aboard ship.
  • Orders crew to repair or replace defective parts, upon inspection of engines and other equipment.
  • Starts engines to propel ship and adjusts engines and power transmission to control speed of ship.
Marine Engine Mechanic Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Ship Engineers

Job family population: 7,890

Estimated population of Marine Engine Mechanic jobs: 7,465

Rate of error: 13.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$100,321
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

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...

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