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Coal Mine Inspector Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$87,416 (USD)

Average Salary

$42/hr

Average Hourly

$2,605

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Coal Mine Inspector is $87,416 a year and $42 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Coal Mine Inspector is between $62,340 and $108,050. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Inspects underground or open-pit mines to ascertain compliance with contractual agreements and with safety and health laws.
  • Checks for rotted or incorrectly placed timbers, dangerously placed or defective electrical and mechanical equipment, improperly stored explosives, and other hazardous conditions.
  • Tests air quality to detect toxic or explosive gas or dust, using portable gas-analysis equipment, in order to control health hazards and to reduce injuries and fatalities.
  • Observes mine activities to detect violations of Federal and State safety and health standards.
Coal Mine Inspector Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

Job family population: 6,150

Estimated population of Coal Mine Inspector jobs: 69

Rate of error: 5.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$101,339
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

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