Maintenance Technician in Chicago, Illinois Salary

A Maintenance Technician in Chicago, Illinois earns an average wage of $19.47 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Plant Maintenance, Electronic Troubleshooting, and Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation.

$39,548 - $54,982
$45K
MEDIAN: $44,962
50%

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$11.61 - $29.04
$12
$19
$29
MEDIAN: $19.12
10%
50%
90%

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$0$66K
Salary $44,962
Bonus $3,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$25,719 - $66,490
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9
Hourly Data $0$43
Hourly Rate $11.61 - $29.04
Hourly Tips $0.30
Overtime $21.00 - $43.50
Annual Data $0$66K
Bonus $3,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$25,719 - $66,490
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 44

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

Maintenance Technician Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Maintenance Technician

Pay by Experience for a Maintenance Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Maintenance Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $37,000 based on 29 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Maintenance Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Maintenance Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $58,000 based on 9 salaries. A Maintenance Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 9 salaries.

Key Stats for Maintenance Technician

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
23%
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Experience Affects Maintenance Technician Salaries

Experienced
▲29%

Late-Career
▲24%

▲11%

National Average
$45,000

▼18%

Skills That Affect Maintenance Technician Salaries

Plant Maintenance
▲21%


Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▲14%

Plumbing
▲2%

Facility Maintenance & Coordination
▼0%

National Average
$45,000

Equipment Maintenance
▼3%

Troubleshooting
▼6%

Industrial Hydraulics
▼7%

Welding
▼8%

Machine Operation
▼8%

System Repair
▼10%

▼17%

Systems Troubleshooting
▼31%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 28%
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