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Meter Attendant Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$27,328 (USD)

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Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Meter Attendant is $27,328 a year and $13 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Meter Attendant is between $24,959 and $31,888. 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

  • Patrols assigned area, such as public parking lot or section of city, to issue tickets to overtime parking violators.
  • Winds parking meter clocks.
  • Gives ticket book to supervisor at end of shift to facilitate preparation of violation records.
  • May report missing traffic signals or signs to superior at end of shift.
  • May chalk tires of vehicles parked in unmetered spaces, record time, and return at specified intervals to ticket vehicles remaining in spaces illegally.
  • May collect coins deposited in meters.
  • When patrolling metered spaces, may be known as meter attendant.
Meter Attendant Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Parking Enforcement Workers

Job family population: 8,660

Estimated population of Meter Attendant jobs: 8,082

Rate of error: 3.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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