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Repair Technician Automotive Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$49,936 (USD)

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Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Repair Technician Automotive is $49,936 a year and $24 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Repair Technician Automotive is between $36,932 and $60,758. 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

  • Performs service and repairs that require skilled knowledge of specific components of a vehicle, but do not require all around knowledge of automobile repair.
  • This description covers multi-discipline of automotive mechanics and service technicians, such as air conditioning mechanic, brakes mechanic, front-end mechanic, radiator mechanic, service station mechanic, and related automotive mechanics of comparable skill level.
Repair Technician Automotive Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics

Job family population: 639,700

Estimated population of Repair Technician Automotive jobs: 16,997

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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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...

Repair Technician Automotive Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Automotive Technician
May 20
Calumet City, IL, USA
B&B Auto Repair
You will diagnose, adjust, repair, and overhaul automotive vehicles. Responsibilities: * Diagnose ... Previous experience as an automotive technician, mechanic, or other related fields * Knowledge of ...
Technician (Automotive)
May 17
Downers Grove, IL, USA
Our Processing Center is our hub for diagnostics, inspections and repairs and supports our Retail ... Experience as an automotive technician equivalent education and co-op experience * Degree preferred
Wheel Repair Technician
Mar 22
Chicago, IL, USA
Alloy Wheel Repair Specialist -Midwest
The Mobile Route Technician will be responsible for customer service and wheel repairs for automobile dealerships, body shops, and tire shops. Technicians will utilize specially designed mobile ...
PCB Repair Technician
Apr 15
Hoffman Estates, IL, USA
HRU Technical Resources
HRU has teamed up with FANUC Robotics to find a Printed Circuit Board Technician for it's Hoffman ... industries (Automotive, Military/Aerospace, Insurance, Education etc.) and professions ...
Automotive Technician
May 19
Skokie, IL, USA
North Pointe Motors
We are looking for a skilled automotive technician to maintain and repair vehicles. This is a full time, 40 hour a week position with the hours of 8:00am-5:00pm Monday through Friday. No Saturday ...
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