Air-Conditioning System Mechanics


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Occupation is in demand for the following regions: Northeast, Career Cluster
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Air-Conditioning System Mechanics

Air-Conditioning System Mechanics - Wages & Trends

Wages vary depending on the employer and the area of the country.

Most heating and cooling system mechanics receive benefits. These include paid vacation, sick leave, and health insurance. Some employers also pay for work-related training and provide uniforms, company vans, and tools. 

Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers (SOC 49-9021)
Location
Pay Period
25%
Median
75%
Illinois Hourly $18.71 $27.52 $38.65
Yearly $38,914 $57,248 $80,400
    Champaign Area Hourly $12.78 $24.66 $37.04
Yearly $26,574 $51,299 $77,034
    Charleston-Effingham-Centralia Area Hourly $15.45 $19.93 $25.99
Yearly $32,137 $41,446 $54,067
    Cook County Hourly $21.54 $30.62 $42.95
Yearly $44,806 $63,685 $89,328
    Decatur Area Hourly $20.41 $30.44 $36.53
Yearly $42,462 $63,306 $75,990
    Dekalb-Elgin-Aurora Area Hourly $15.03 $30.50 $37.88
Yearly $31,270 $63,449 $78,798
    Du Page County Hourly $26.08 $34.63 $43.25
Yearly $54,242 $72,023 $89,953
    Edwardsville Area Hourly $19.10 $24.02 $36.76
Yearly $39,718 $49,969 $76,468
    Jacksonville-Carlinville-Litchfield Area Hourly $19.09 $22.79 $28.06
Yearly $39,708 $47,412 $58,373
    Kankakee-Morris-Pontiac Area Hourly $22.14 $27.43 $32.49
Yearly $46,056 $57,048 $67,585
    Lake County Hourly $11.55 $23.22 $41.58
Yearly $24,033 $48,302 $86,482
    McHenry County Hourly $25.66 $29.82 $35.20
Yearly $53,378 $62,026 $73,208
    Mt. Vernon-Marion-Carbondale Area Hourly $19.64 $22.64 $26.93
Yearly $40,857 $47,082 $56,013
    Northwest Illinois Area Hourly $15.26 $19.60 $23.59
Yearly $31,731 $40,766 $49,071
    Peoria-Bloomington Area Hourly $19.44 $22.91 $30.78
Yearly $40,433 $47,656 $64,016
    Quincy-Macomb-Galesburg Area Hourly $18.27 $23.45 $33.70
Yearly $38,001 $48,773 $70,093
    Rock Island-Moline Area Hourly $21.78 $28.78 $34.24
Yearly $45,304 $59,853 $71,221
    Rockford Area Hourly $9.50 $21.51 $40.18
Yearly $19,763 $44,748 $83,583
    Shawnee National Forest Area Hourly $20.68 $24.10 $30.54
Yearly $43,019 $50,124 $63,518
    Springfield Area Hourly $15.69 $18.06 $24.56
Yearly $32,642 $37,567 $51,087
    St. Louis-Belleville Area Hourly $17.18 $20.78 $26.42
Yearly $35,724 $43,222 $54,953
    Vermilion County Hourly $15.65 $25.30 $28.19
Yearly $32,550 $52,633 $58,632
    Will County Hourly $22.92 $28.13 $46.84
Yearly $47,677 $58,512 $97,431
United States Hourly $18.11 $23.43 $29.84
Yearly $37,660 $48,730 $62,070

Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.