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Mechanic Maintenance Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$58,035 (USD)

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Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Mechanic Maintenance is $58,035 a year and $28 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Mechanic Maintenance is between $42,391 and $71,085. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Mechanic Maintenance. 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, in accordance with diagrams, sketches, operation manuals, and manufacturer's specifications, machinery and mechanical equipment, such as engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, and production machines and equipment, using hand tools, power tools, and precision measuring and testing instruments.
  • Observes mechanical devices in operation and listens to their sounds to locate causes of trouble.
Mechanic Maintenance Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Industrial Machinery Mechanics

Job family population: 341,260

Estimated population of Mechanic Maintenance jobs: 1,856

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 2,716,450 (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...

Mechanic Maintenance Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Maintenance Mechanic 2nd Shift
May 11
Chicago, IL, USA
KIK Custom Products
The Maintenance Mechanic is an afternoon position at the Chicago, Illinois facility within our Household division and is responsible for independently setting up, troubleshooting, repairing, changing ...
Maintenance Mechanic
May 1
Chicago, IL, USA
Zekelman Industries
Perform all required mechanical tasks associated with breakdown maintenance, preventive maintenance, and changeovers on production equipment. * Responsible to ensure housekeeping is in audit-ready ...
Maintenance Mechanic
May 10
Chicago, IL, USA
American Staffing Solutions
The Maintenance Technician is responsible for all equipment performance in the plant and assists Production to enhance equipment performance to meet quality expectations, production rates, and ...
Maintenance Mechanic
May 2
Naperville, USA
Job Juncture, Inc.
Maintenance Mechanic * Consumer products manufacturer is hiring for 2 Maintenance Mechanics to join their operation. They invested in new equipment and are looking for highly skilled mechanics to ...
Maintenance Mechanic 2nd, 3rd Shift
May 10
Chicago, IL, USA
Schulze & Burch
... preventive maintenance check sheet and instructions: * Troubleshoot, diagnose and repair equipment breakdowns involving mechanical, electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic components. * Tear down ...
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