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Mechanical Design Technician Salary
in Illinois, United States

$69,045 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

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The average pay for a Mechanical Design Technician is $69,045 a year and $33 an hour in Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Mechanical Design Technician is between $49,520 and $85,202. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Mechanical Design Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Illinois, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Assists Mechanical Engineer in developing detailed design drawings and related specifications of mechanical equipment, according to engineering sketches and design proposal specifications.
  • Makes sketches and rough layouts, records data, makes computations, assesses results, and prepares reports.
  • Analyzes engineering sketches, specifications, and related data and drawings to determine design factors, such as size, shape, and arrangement of parts.
  • Assists mechanical engineers in designing, developing, testing, and manufacturing machinery, consumer products, and other equipment.
Mechanical Design Technician Job Prevalence in Illinois, United States

Job family: Mechanical Engineering Technicians

Job family population: 43,390

Estimated population of Mechanical Design Technician jobs: 1,825

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: Illinois ( (listen) IL-ə-NOY) is a state in the Midwestern and Great Lakes regions of the United States. It has the fifth largest gross domestic product (GDP), the sixth largest population, and the 25th largest land area of all U.S. states. Illinois has been noted as a microcosm of the entire United States. With Chicago in northeastern Illinois, small industrial cities and immense agricultural productivity in the north and center of the state, and natural resources such as coal, timber, and petroleum in the south, Illinois has a diverse economic base, and is a major transportation hub. Chicagoland, Chicago's metropolitan...

Mechanical Design Technician Job Listings for Illinois, United States

Mechanical Engineer
Jun 10
Carol Stream, IL, USA
Sterling Engineering
Finalize and Create mechanical Designs and Drawings using CAD software (Solidworks) Add created ... Technical Engineering - With over a 40 year singular focus on technical, engineering and technician ...
Mechanical Engineer
Jun 19
Libertyville, IL, USA
Sterling Engineering
... cells Design fixtures and jigs as needed Initiate tooling requests as required Determine ... Technical Engineering - With over a 40 year singular focus on technical, engineering and technician ...
Mechanical Design Engineer
Jun 19
Glenview, IL, USA
GCR Technical Staffing
Mechanical Design Engineer Glenview, IL area US Citizen only Contract Assignment- 6+ Months M-F 40 hours weekly RESPONSIBILITIES Our Client has developed a reputation throughout the world as a ...
Mechanical Design Engineer
Jun 12
Monee, IL, USA
Messina Group
Creates graphical design layouts of material handling equipment and various associated components. * Creates detail drawings of individual parts, mechanical assemblies and equipment general ...
Mechanical Design Engineer
May 29
Aurora, IL, USA
#twiceasnice Recruiting
Mechanical Design Engineer Location: Aurora, IL Salary: $75,000 - $92,000 + Full Benefits Job Type: Full Time Start Date: ASAP Sponsorship is not available for this role Mechanical Design Engineer ...
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