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Tool & Machine Maintainer Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$58,035 (USD)

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Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Tool & Machine Maintainer is $58,035 a year and $28 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Tool & Machine Maintainer is between $42,391 and $71,085. 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 maintains, in accordance with diagrams, sketches, operation manuals, and manufacturer's specifications, machinery and mechanical equipment, such as engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, and production machines and equipment, using hand tools, power tools, and precision measuring and testing instruments.
  • Observes mechanical devices in operation and listens to their sounds to locate causes of trouble.
Tool & Machine Maintainer Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Industrial Machinery Mechanics

Job family population: 341,260

Estimated population of Tool & Machine Maintainer jobs: 1,856

Rate of error: 0.9%

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...

Tool & Machine Maintainer Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Machinery Maintenance Mechanic
Apr 29
Elgin, IL, USA
CHASE Staffing
Ability to troubleshoot electrical control wiring (240V & 480V) on machine tool lathes, mills ... Hands-on experience in the maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair of industrial machinery ...
Machine Maintenance / Automation Technician
Apr 22
Elk Grove Village, IL, USA
Diemasters Mfg
This position will report to the Tool Room Supervisor. Top, Competitive Hourly Rates 10% Premium ... Conducts all preventative maintenance. * Assists operators and machinist as required. * Advises ...
Engineer - Machine Tool Sales
Apr 25
Chicago, IL, USA
Iverson & Company
Maintain daily records of activities, such as call reports and customer record forms. * Submit ... Knowledge of CNC Machining and the manufacturing industry in general. * Good computer skills and ...
Heading Tool Maker
May 9
Chicago, IL, USA
Responsible for understanding, maintaining and operating all machines in the tool service area. Performs other miscellaneous duties as assigned. ​ Qualifications: * Previous experience in plant ...
Tool & Die Maker
May 14
McCook, IL, USA
ODM Tool & Mfg. Co., Inc.
... maintain, build and revise all types of tooling. · Knowledge of function and safe operation of tool room machines. · Knowledge of punch press equipment and metal forming processes. · Ability to ...
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