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Mechanic Small Engine Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$44,295 (USD)

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Last updated: May 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Mechanic Small Engine is $44,295 a year and $21 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Mechanic Small Engine is between $33,166 and $53,534. 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 fractional-horsepower gasoline engines used to power lawnmowers, garden tractors, and similar machines, using hand tools.
  • Locates causes of trouble, dismantles engines, using hand tools, and examines parts for defects.
  • Replaces or repairs parts, such as rings and bearings, using hand tools.
  • Cleans and adjusts carburetor and magneto.
Mechanic Small Engine Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics

Job family population: 31,300

Estimated population of Mechanic Small Engine jobs: 5,413

Rate of error: 2.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Mechanic Small Engine Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Small Engine Mechanic / Yard Foreman- Green-Up
May 6
Plainfield, United States
Acres Group
SMALL ENGINE MECHANIC / YARD FOREMAN (dual role) @ Green-Up (Plainfield, IL) EXCELLENT BENEFITS! 401k * GROWTH! PAID WEEKLY! MAJOR OBJECTIVES: The main objectives of the Small Engine Mechanic/Yard ...
Small Engine Mechanic - Part Time
Apr 15
Aurora, IL, USA
Small Engine Mechanics are responsible for helping the company provide an excellent and consistent service quality product through proper diagnosis, repair, warranty/non-warranty evaluation, cleaning ...
May 20
Joliet, IL, USA
... other small engine equipment. -Perform all duties of skilled mechanic following recognized ... procedures for such work, as required. -Cooperate with supervisor to implement policies governing ...
Diesel Mechanic
May 7
Mokena, IL, USA
GFL Environmental Services USA, Inc.
Key Responsibilities As the Mechanic you will need to have the skills in repairing the following equipment: • Vacuum Trucks Assisting Lead Mechanic • Small Engine • Hotsy • Pick Up Trucks • ...
Maintenance Mechanic-Full Time, Skilled
Apr 22
Carol Stream, IL, USA
Windsor Park
Complete assigned work requests and assigned preventative maintenance work orders as assigned by supervisor such as, but not limited to heating and air units, auto/small engine mechanics, carpentry ...
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