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Sprinkler Irrigation Equipment Mechanic Salary
in Idaho, United States

$32,939 (USD)

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Last updated: February 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Sprinkler Irrigation Equipment Mechanic is $32,939 a year and $16 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Sprinkler Irrigation Equipment Mechanic is between $24,998 and $39,507. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Installs and keeps up self-propelled circle-irrigation system on farms according to specifications.
  • Reads work order to ascertain type system to be installed, installation location, and operating specifications.
  • Drives truck to haul tools and equipment to work site.
  • Raises prefabricated sections of irrigator into position, using truck-mounted crane, and connects sections together with precut structural aluminum and bolts.
  • Installs water pipe and sprinkler heads along framework, using pipe-wrenches and couplings.
  • Positions, seals, and secures irrigator to pivot of water supply, using crane, wrenches, and packing compound.
  • Activates irrigator and observes operation to verify synchronization of drive-wheels, and specified distribution and volume of water.
  • Replaces defective water lines, sprinkler heads, and structural members, using pipe threader, tube cutters, welding equipment, and hand tools.
  • Tests and replaces electrical wiring and components, using test meter, soldering equipment, and wire strippers.
  • Repacks pivot periodically and lubricates moving parts.
Sprinkler Irrigation Equipment Mechanic Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

Job family population: 34,410

Estimated population of Sprinkler Irrigation Equipment Mechanic jobs: 5,709

Rate of error: 2.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Sprinkler Irrigation Equipment Mechanic Job Listings for Idaho, United States

Diesel Mechanic
Jan 15
Pingree, ID, USA
Wada Farms, Inc.
Knowledge of shop equipment * Strong mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting skills * Deadline and ... 000 irrigated acres of crops each and every year. As a fully integrated grower-shipper of Russet ...
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