Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Crew Chief is $16.58
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Crew Chiefs?
An entry-level Crew Chief with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $11.42 based on 8 salaries. An early career Crew Chief with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.78 based on 116 salaries. A mid-career Crew Chief …Read more
What Do Crew Chiefs Do?
Many companies will utilize rank-and-file or hourly employees as their first level of supervision. These employees, typically called "crew chiefs," either work to assist management in performing their regular job duties, or perform supervisory and oversight work when managers are not present. For example, crew chiefs are often employed in fast food restaurants and on commercial cleaning/maintenance crews.
Typically, crew chiefs help to ensure that all crew members perform their duties in a …Read more
- Oversee and direct a crew of mechanics during field operations.
- Facilitate the maintenance process with software such as CAD and Autodesk.
- Supervise equipment maintenance, ensuring all machinery and tools are in optimal condition.