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Diesel Engine Inspector Salary
in Boston, Massachusetts

$45,915 (USD)

Average Salary

$22/hr

Average Hourly

$666

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Diesel Engine Inspector is $45,915 a year and $22 an hour in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. The average salary range for a Diesel Engine Inspector is between $34,565 and $55,352. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Diesel Engine Inspector. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Boston, Massachusetts.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Inspects internal combustion engines after test for conformance to blueprints and specifications, using measuring instruments and handtools: reviews performance test report and compares log data, such as temperature, lubrication compression, horsepower, fuel consumption, and manifold pressure with specifications.
  • Signs inspection tag to release engines from test floor or analyzes data to locate assemblies and parts not functioning according to specifications.
  • Measures dimensions of disassembled parts and assemblies, such as pistons, cylinder liners, valves, bearings, shafts, governors, injectors, or carburetors, and clearances between moving and stationary parts, using scale, micrometers, special tools, and gauging setups.
  • Compares measurements with specifications to locate faulty parts.
  • Records findings and notifies supervisor of results of inspection.
  • May inspect incoming materials for conformance with specifications.
  • May disassemble engines during inspection process.
  • May supervise crating and shipping of engines to consignees.
  • May be designated according to type of engine inspected as diesel-engine inspector; gasoline-engine inspector.
Diesel Engine Inspector Job Prevalence in Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Job family: Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Diesel Engine Inspector jobs: 1,274

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$53,228
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

About Boston, Massachusetts

Boston Cost of Living Score:

Description: Boston is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. The city proper covers 48 square miles (124 km2) with an estimated population of 694,583 in 2018, making it also the most populous city in New England. Boston is the seat of Suffolk County as well, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area known as Greater Boston, a metropolitan statistical area (MSA) home to a census-estimated 4.8 million people in 2016 and ranking as the tenth-largest such area in the country...

Diesel Engine Inspector Job Listings for Boston, Massachusetts

Diesel Mechanic (Night Shift)
Jun 14
Boston, MA, USA
Academy Bus
Inspections and road tests * Warranty and repair documentation * Diagnosis, inspection ... Requirements: * 4-7 years of diesel engine maintenance * Minimum personal tool value $3000 * Proven ...
Diesel Mechanic (Night Shift)
Jun 14
Braintree, MA, USA
Academy Bus
Inspections and road tests * Warranty and repair documentation * Diagnosis, inspection ... Requirements: * 4-7 years of diesel engine maintenance * Minimum personal tool value $3000 * Proven ...
Diesel Mechanic (Night Shift)
Jun 14
Lowell, MA, USA
Academy Bus
Inspections and road tests * Warranty and repair documentation * Diagnosis, inspection ... Requirements: * 4-7 years of diesel engine maintenance * Minimum personal tool value $3000 * Proven ...
Diesel Technician/Mechanic - Any Level
Jun 11
Londonderry, NH, USA
Penske
Inspect and verify dimensions and clearances of parts to ensure conformance to factory ... such as engine, transmissions and differentials, to include replacing complete assemblies ...
Diesel Technician/Mechanic II - Roadside Assistance
May 18
Medford, MA, USA
Penske
Inspect and verify dimensions and clearances of parts to ensure conformance to factory ... such as engine, transmissions and differentials, to include replacing complete assemblies ...
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