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Corrosion Control Fitter Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$42,885 (USD)

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Last updated: May 24, 2019

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The average pay for a Corrosion Control Fitter is $42,885 a year and $21 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Corrosion Control Fitter is between $32,241 and $51,742. 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

  • Installs and inspects rectifier stations and anodes used to minimize corrosive effects of static-electricity discharge between gas pipeline and ground: measures electric current present in ground, using voltmeter, ammeter, and resistivity meter.
  • Compares electrical quantities with written standard to identify ground areas in which electric current exceeds permissible maximum.
  • Buries rectifier or anode near pipe.
  • Welds connector to pipe, using thermite welding device, and connects wire between connector and anode to complete circuit.
  • Installs insulating flanges at pipe joints to isolate sections of pipe protected by rectifier stations.
  • Periodically tests rectifiers to verify efficiency and replaces defective units.
Corrosion Control Fitter Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Job family population: 428,260

Estimated population of Corrosion Control Fitter jobs: 12,724

Rate of error: 1.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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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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