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Chief Technician Salary
in Idaho, United States

$58,881 (USD)

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Last updated: April 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Chief Technician is $58,881 a year and $28 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Chief Technician is between $42,410 and $72,540. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in assembly, installation, maintenance, and repair of electronic communications equipment: examines premises, plans, and specifications to determine work procedures, estimate costs, and requisition needed materials and equipment.
  • Contacts load dispatching personnel to obtain work clearances on lines and equipment.
  • Assigns duties to workers and requisitions materials, tools, and supplies.
  • Inspects assembled, installed, or repaired equipment, such as transmitters and receivers, power and telephone line carriers, microwave devices, or cable television lines to verify conformance to company standards and government regulations.
  • Tests electronic installations, using testing apparatus.
  • Reviews work orders, trouble reports, and time and equipment records for completeness and accuracy.
  • Prepares daily operating reports summarizing labor, materials, and equipment charges for work performed.
  • Performs other duties as described under supervisor.
Chief Technician Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers

Job family population: 460,370

Estimated population of Chief Technician jobs: 2,532

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Chief Technician Job Listings for Idaho, United States

Field Service Technician
Apr 8
Twin Falls, ID, USA
Pacific Office Automation
As a Field Service Technician, your duties will include: * Troubleshooting and repairing office equipment (copiers, printers, fax machines, etc.) * Providing high-quality technical support to our ...
Field Service Technician
Apr 12
Boise, ID, USA
Cadena Inc
The field service representative is responsible for troubleshooting, repairing and maintaining functionality of bank equipment products. Responsible for coordinating field operations and procedures ...
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