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Trailer Rental Clerk Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$42,691 (USD)

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Last updated: June 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Trailer Rental Clerk is $42,691 a year and $21 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Trailer Rental Clerk is between $32,095 and $51,508. 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

  • Rents trailers, trucks, and power-driven mobile machinery and equipment.
  • Talks with customer to determine type of equipment needed, such as vacation, boat, or open trailer, or moving truck or moving-van trailer, or cement mixer.
  • Calculates rental rates and receives security deposit.
  • Prepares rental-agreement form.
  • Directs yard personnel to hitch trailer to customer's vehicle or bring truck or power-driven mobile equipment to customer.
  • Computes rental charges, collects money, makes change, and returns deposit.
  • May pull trailer into position and fasten appropriate hitch to customer's vehicle.
  • May splice wires from trailer's taillights onto wires of customer's vehicle's taillights to provide brake and turn signals to trailer.
  • May advise customer on type of equipment to rent, depending on work to be done.
  • May rent power tools and equipment.
  • May be designated according to type of equipment rented.
Trailer Rental Clerk Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Counter and Rental Clerks

Job family population: 445,530

Estimated population of Trailer Rental Clerk jobs: 15,433

Rate of error: 1.0%

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 2,705,994 (2018), 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...

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