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Transportation Department Head Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$100,063 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Transportation Department Head is $100,063 a year and $48 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Transportation Department Head is between $70,341 and $124,191. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Transportation Department Head. 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

  • Manages and coordinates operation and maintenance activities of fleet/automotive equipment department and storage and repair facilities of an establishment.
  • Coordinates inspection of and evaluates automobiles and equipment and schedules needed repair or service work.
  • Acquires State-required certificates of title and schedules registrations and State inspections.
Transportation Department Head Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers

Job family population: 118,680

Estimated population of Transportation Department Head jobs: 1,359

Rate of error: 1.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Chicago, Illinois

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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...

Transportation Department Head Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Material Handler
Apr 23
Chicago, IL, USA
Guardian Industries
... department head to the DHR that the employee has successfully completed the training and is ... transportation and technical glass applications. SRG Global is one of the world's largest ...
Banquet Chef
May 15
Chicago, IL, USA
Teatro ZinZanni Restaurant
HEAD CHEF- BANQUETS - for a new Theater Restaurant Opening in mid July. The team behind The Goddess ... Fun environment and conveniently located in the Loop near all transportation. With seating up to ...
Systems Administrator
May 2
Chicago, IL, USA
Based on priority, schedule time to work issues with the individual or department head keeping them ... transporting of moderately heavy objects, such as computers and peripherals · Overtime may be ...
CT Tech needed for 13 week travel job in Bolingbrook IL
May 1
Bolingbrook, Illinois, USA
Soliant Health
CTA Head/Neck, CT Perfusion, CTA chest and perform all reconstruction and reformats. Must be proficient in stroke care, tech does transport of most patients. Radiology/CT department Level 2 Trauma ...
Dispatcher - 3rd Shift
Apr 2
Valparaiso, IN, USA
Pratt Industries
... special transportation requests. • Ensure all trips in TMW are properly coded for billing ... dead-head lanes. • Ensure all loads are Dispatched in a timely manner in compliance with the ...
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