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Motorcycle Repairer Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$39,339 (USD)

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Last updated: June 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Motorcycle Repairer is $39,339 a year and $19 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Motorcycle Repairer is between $29,815 and $47,224. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Motorcycle Repairer. 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 overhauls motorcycles, motor scooters, and similar motor vehicles.
  • Examines vehicle's frame, listens to engine, and confers with customer to determine nature and extent of malfunction or damage.
  • Connects test panel to engine and measures generator output, ignition timing, and other engine performance indicators.
  • Dismantles engine and repairs or replaces defective parts, such as magneto, carburetor, and generator.
  • Removes cylinder heads, grinds valves, and scrapes off carbon, and replaces defective valves, pistons, cylinders, and rings, using handtools and power tools.
  • Hammers out dents and bends in frame, welds tears and breaks, and reassembles and reinstalls engine.
  • Repairs and adjusts clutch, brakes, and drive chain.
  • Repairs or replaces other motorcycle and motor scooter parts, such as spring fork, headlight, horn, handlebar controls, valve release, gear lever, gasoline and oil tanks, starter, brake lever, and muffler.
  • May specialize in repair of motor scooters and be designated motor-scooter repairer.
Motorcycle Repairer Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Motorcycle Mechanics

Job family population: 15,850

Estimated population of Motorcycle Repairer jobs: 5,510

Rate of error: 4.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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