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Mechanic Instrument Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$62,570 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Mechanic Instrument is $62,570 a year and $30 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Mechanic Instrument is between $45,639 and $76,639. 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, maintains, and adjusts indicating, recording, telemetering, and controlling instruments and test equipment used to control and measure variables, such as pressure, flow, temperature, motion, force, and chemical composition, using precision instruments and hand tools.
Mechanic Instrument Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment

Job family population: 64,380

Estimated population of Mechanic Instrument jobs: 3,580

Rate of error: 1.7%

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 2,705,994 (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...

Mechanic Instrument Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Maintenance Mechanic
Apr 9
Chicago, IL, USA
National Container Group
Maintenance Mechanic We are looking for a Maintenance Mechanic and we are offering a sign on Bonus ... instrument diagrams (P&ID's), process flow sheets, schematics, technical manuals, • Five (5) ...
Machine Mechanic
Apr 9
Chicago, IL, USA
Industrial Container Services
Summary The Machine Mechanic is under the direction of the Maintenance Manager and will primarily ... instrument diagrams (P&ID's), process flow sheets, schematics, technical manuals, • Five (5) ...
Surgical Instrument Repair Technician
Apr 11
Glendale Heights, IL, USA
Surgical Instrument Service Co., Inc.
Are you mechanically inclined? Want a career that helps others? Become a Surgical Instrument Repair Technician! Job Title: Surgical Instrument Repair Technician (entry level) Location: Glendale ...
Reliability Manager
May 20
Whiting, IN, USA
This team provides mechanical integrity, fitness for service, reliability, mechanical, corrosion, welding, rotating equipment, instrument, electrical, and civil & structural engineering for the ...
Chemical/Material Science Engineer
Mar 28
North Chicago, IL, USA
The Fountain Group
Must have a BS in Biomedical, Mechanical or Chemical/Material Science Engineering. Must have 2 ... a Textron or instrument analyzer.) Working with powders and equipment for powders, mill ...
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