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Wharf Attendant Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$26,752 (USD)

Average Salary

$13/hr

Average Hourly

$1,712

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Wharf Attendant is $26,752 a year and $13 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Wharf Attendant is between $24,959 and $31,108. 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:
  • Launches and moors boats on lake or similar amusement place and shows patrons how to guide crafts, such as rowboats, canoes, and electric or gasoline motorboats: assists patrons stepping in or out of boats.
  • Takes tickets from patrons.
  • Demonstrates how to row, paddle, or guide boats.
  • Tows disabled boats to dock for repair.
  • Changes batteries of electric motorboats and refuels gasoline motors.
  • Cleans, paints, varnishes, and makes minor repairs on motors, using handtools, to maintain boats in good condition.
  • When working in boat-tank facility of amusement park, is designated boat-tank attendant.
  • See boat-rental clerk for rental of canoes, motorboats, rowboats, sailboats, and fishing equipment.
Wharf Attendant Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Amusement and Recreation Attendants

Job family population: 310,970

Estimated population of Wharf Attendant jobs: 11,058

Rate of error: 5.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$31,014
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...

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