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Transportation Equipment Maintenance Worker Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$34,520 (USD)

Average Salary

$17/hr

Average Hourly

$580

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 27, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Transportation Equipment Maintenance Worker is $34,520 a year and $17 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Transportation Equipment Maintenance Worker is between $26,549 and $41,053. 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

Description:
  • Assists in restoration or maintenance of transportation equipment, such as automobiles, ships, aircraft, streetcars, or locomotives, displayed by museums or similar institutions through performance of any combination of following tasks: repairs or replaces interior components of equipment, such as wooden panels, seat cushions, window molding, or dashboards, using handtools and power tools, and utilizing carpentry, metalworking, and upholstering techniques.
  • Cuts lumber or sheet metal to designated size, installs components, such as brake assemblies, rudders, or propellers, or welds metal sections, to assist other workers in reconstruction or renovation of exterior structural sections and accessories.
  • Cleans surfaces with wire brushes and solvent, applies rustproofing agent to surfaces, vacuums and dry cleans upholstered components, brushes or sprays paint, lacquer, or other coating on cleaned surfaces, or stencils and paints letters or designs on equipment or vehicles to restore or simulate original appearance.
  • Builds, repairs, and installs wooden steps, scaffolds, and walkways to gain access to or permit improved view of exhibited equipment.
  • May be designated according to specialty of institution as antique-auto-museum-maintenance worker; according to principal activity as maintenance carpenter; or according to job location as exhibit cleaner.
Transportation Equipment Maintenance Worker Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Transportation Workers, All Other

Job family population: 38,460

Estimated population of Transportation Equipment Maintenance Worker jobs: 353

Rate of error: 3.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$40,019
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

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 Equipment Maintenance Worker Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Facilities & Equipment Technician - Chicago Area
May 9
Chicago, IL, USA
California Pizza Kitchen
Will assist with maintaining daily operations of the physical facilities. Supports by performing ... Transports goods or equipment as assigned. * Performs immediate cleaning duties necessary to ...
Maintenance Worker
Apr 26
Chicago, IL, USA
Service Corporation International
* Maintenance Worker Job LocationsUS-IL-Chicago Associate Requisition IDReq.72110# of ... Operates equipment in a safe and careful manner to avoid damage to cemetery property. * Maintains ...
Maintenance Technician Manufacturing
May 9
Wheeling, IL, USA
Creation Technologies
... equipment. · Order and return parts for assigned jobs in a timely manner · Ability to perform ... Working together to build the future- www.creationtech.com
Equipment Finance Officer - Middle Market (Chicago OR Michigan)
May 25
Chicago, IL, USA
KeyBank
Industry focus to include Manufacturing, Retail, Wholesale, Transportation, Healthcare, Technology ... Necessary time management skills to maintain and develop territory of approximately $35MM. * Must ...
Maintenance Electrician - GLCC
May 24
Alsip, United States
Great Lakes Coca-Cola Bottling
... equipment, test all connections to ensure all components are working properly and safely. ... of Transportation Hours of Service, overtime, attendance and punctuality are essential job ...
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