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Electric Motor Assembler & Tester Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$49,899 (USD)

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Last updated: May 27, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Electric Motor Assembler & Tester is $49,899 a year and $24 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Electric Motor Assembler & Tester is between $36,956 and $60,663. 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

  • Assembles and adjusts repaired electric motors to meet specified ratings, using handtools and electrical meters: cleans motor parts with gasoline.
  • Repairs or replaces damaged parts and assembles motor, using handtools.
  • Measures velocity, horsepower, and current consumption of motor, using electrical meters and mechanical testing devices.
  • Adjusts motor to ratings specified on motor nameplate.
  • May ream and fit motor bearings and grind, turn, and polish parts, using machine tools, such as grinder and lathe.
Electric Motor Assembler & Tester Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related Repairers

Job family population: 17,220

Estimated population of Electric Motor Assembler & Tester jobs: 258

Rate of error: 4.2%

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 2,705,994 (2018), 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...

Electric Motor Assembler & Tester Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Mar 29
West Chicago, IL, USA
The Flolo Corporation
... evolve into an electric motor and industrial pump repair person. Initially this would be a ... Designer and assembler of custom electrical control panels.
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Bison Gear & Engineering
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