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Electrical Installation Supervisor Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$70,392 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Electrical Installation Supervisor is $70,392 a year and $34 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Electrical Installation Supervisor is between $50,700 and $86,721. 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

  • Supervises and coordinates activities of electric-meter installer i and electric-meter repairer engaged in installing, testing, adjusting, and repairing meters for recording electric current consumption: reviews work orders to verify specifications of wire sizes and metering equipment according to national electric code and company requirements.
  • Visits installation sites and inspects installed meters and other electrical appliances for conformance to specifications and safety standards.
  • Consults with customers, electric-wiring contractors, and commercial department representatives to determine space requirements, availability of customer-service outlets, and types of metering equipment for special installations.
  • Issues meter test or repair orders to workers.
  • Examines meters, instruments, and phase transformers to verify accuracy of tests and completion of repairs or adjustments.
  • Performs other duties as described under supervisor.
Electrical Installation Supervisor Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers

Job family population: 460,370

Estimated population of Electrical Installation Supervisor jobs: 1,846

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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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 2,705,994 (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...

Electrical Installation Supervisor Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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