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Electric Distribution Checker Salary
in Alabama, United States

$35,919 (USD)

Average Salary

$17/hr

Average Hourly

$524

Average Bonus

Last updated: March 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Electric Distribution Checker is $35,919 a year and $17 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for an Electric Distribution Checker is between $27,004 and $43,301. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Inspects and tests electric distribution equipment and wiring outside and within buildings to verify conformance of installation with construction and building code specifications, or to determine feasibility of increasing electrical load: examines wires and auxiliary equipment, such as fuses, insulators, and switches to ascertain conformance to specifications on work orders, utilizing thorough knowledge of types, sizes, and styles of equipment.
  • Compares layout and methods of installation to blueprints and sketches and marks differentiations on drawings.
  • Climbs poles to compare printed data on transformers with work orders and to examine wires and auxiliary equipment on poles.
  • Approves installations or records inaccuracies on work orders.
  • Tests lines, transformers, and other distribution equipment, using such devices as ohmmeters, voltmeters, and thermocouple indicators to measure voltage drop between points in circuitry, locate cause of electrical disturbances, and determine actual electrical load on system.
  • Tests for temperature and presence of explosive gases in vicinity of electrified equipment.
Electric Distribution Checker Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

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

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Electric Distribution Checker jobs: 1,075

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$41,640
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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Electric Distribution Checker Job Listings for Alabama, United States

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