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Mechanic Automotive Tune-Up Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$46,108 (USD)

Average Salary

$22/hr

Average Hourly

$1,365

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Mechanic Automotive Tune-Up is $46,108 a year and $22 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Mechanic Automotive Tune-Up is between $34,335 and $55,912. 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:
  • Tunes automotive vehicle engines to ensure efficient operation.
  • Removes spark plugs, using socket wrench, and tests them, using spark-plug tester.
  • Cleans electrodes, positions spark gap with feeler gauge, and replaces or installs new plugs.
  • Inspects distributor breaker points for wear and pits, using feeler gauge, and replaces or resets points.
Mechanic Automotive Tune-Up Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics

Job family population: 639,700

Estimated population of Mechanic Automotive Tune-Up jobs: 15,992

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$53,451
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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Mechanic Automotive Tune-Up Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Automotive Mechanic- Paid ASEs, Full Time Hours, Growth!
May 10
Elmwood Park, IL, USA
Pep Boys
Perform routine vehicle tune-ups and maintenance * Provide labor and time estimates for automotive ... Strong mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting skills * Deadline and detail-oriented Company ...
Automotive Technician/Mechanic
May 18
South Elgin, IL, USA
MJ PS, Inc.
HONEST-1 AUTO SOUTH ELGIN Automotive technicians wanted, or equivalent experience and skill level ... repair, tune-ups, valve adjustments, battery replacement, rotating electric replacement ...
Maintenance Mechanic 2nd Shift
May 11
Chicago, IL, USA
KIK Custom Products
KIK Consumer Brands - Automotive Division Our Automotive business is comprised of the Prestone® ... Sets up production equipment to run scheduled production * Discusses difficulties in operating ...
Automotive Technician
May 20
Calumet City, IL, USA
B&B Auto Repair
Diagnose and repair automotive vehicles * Perform routine vehicle tune-ups and maintenance ... Strong mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting skills * Deadline and detail-oriented
Automotive Technician
May 16
Mount Prospect, IL, USA
Best Auto Care
Diagnose and repair automotive vehicles * Perform routine vehicle tune-ups and maintenance ... Strong mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting skills * Deadline and detail-oriented
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