The average hourly pay for an Experienced Crew Chief is $19.81.
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Job Description for Crew Chief
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 thor…Read more
Crew Chief Tasks
- 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.
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Skills in Training and Land Surveying are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include People Management, Customer Service and Team Leadership.
Pay by Experience Level for Crew Chief
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 $9.82 based on 39 salaries. An early career Crew Chief with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.24 based on 312 salaries. A mid-career Crew Chief with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.43 based on 170 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $23.
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Employees with Crew Chief in their job title in Dallas, Texas earn an average of 15.7% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Charlotte, North Carolina (10.4% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (2.4% less).
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