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Final Tester Salary

$40,052 (USD)

Average Salary

$19/hr

Average Hourly

$585

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Final Tester is $40,052 a year and $19 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Final Tester is between $30,111 and $48,283. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Conducts final test on electrical equipment, such as generators, motors, motor generator sets, switchgear, and control apparatus to determine conformity to specifications, using electrical testing equipment, measuring instruments, and mechanics' and electricians' handtools: sets up test circuit by connecting unit to power supply, resistors, transformers, meters, and test panels in prescribed sequence.
  • Operates and tests unit under specified conditions by moving levers, handwheels, knobs, and pushbuttons to apply prescribed voltages and current.
  • Observes instruments, such as meters, tachometer, vibrometer, oscilloscope, thermometer, and potentiometer, and makes calculations, using slide rule, to determine resistance, starting torque heat, load, saturation, and other electrical characteristics.
  • Observes and measures mechanical performance, such as ventilation, bearing noise, airgap, and end play, using micrometers, verniers, torsion meters, and other measuring and testing devices.
  • Adjusts controls, such as resistors, relays, and circuit breakers to correct malfunctions.
  • Records findings in test log and forwards findings to engineering department for analysis.
  • May conduct dynamometer test on large motors and generators.
  • May diagnose mechanical or electrical difficulties and suggest changes in design and operating function to engineering department.
  • May mount units to test base.
Final Tester Job Prevalence in the United States

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

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Final Tester jobs: 1,295

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$46,431
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

About United States

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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City. Forty...

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