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Final Tester Salary
in Illinois, United States

$41,409 (USD)

Average Salary

$20/hr

Average Hourly

$605

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Final Tester is $41,409 a year and $20 an hour in Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Final Tester is between $31,131 and $49,919. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Illinois, 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 Illinois, 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:
$48,004
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About Illinois, United States

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Description: Illinois ( (listen) IL-ə-NOY) is a state in the Midwestern and Great Lakes regions of the United States. It has the fifth largest gross domestic product (GDP), the sixth largest population, and the 25th largest land area of all U.S. states. Illinois has been noted as a microcosm of the entire United States. With Chicago in northeastern Illinois, small industrial cities and immense agricultural productivity in the north and center of the state, and natural resources such as coal, timber, and petroleum in the south, Illinois has a diverse economic base, and is a major transportation hub. Chicagoland, Chicago's metropolitan...

Final Tester Job Listings for Illinois, United States

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Joliet, IL, USA
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Jun 6
Chicago, IL, USA
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Construction Quality Control Systems Manager
Apr 22
LaSalle County, IL, USA
ARDL INC
Witness field tests and review all testing reports accomplished by the contractor for conformance ... Participate in pre-final and final inspections, prepare detailed punch-lists, and check that all ...
Quality Lab Associate (5763)
Jun 7
Round Lake, IL, USA
RJ2 & Associates
May also support testing of raw materials, initial, in-process and final product samples from the manufacturing facility, as required. Work under minimum supervision. • Perform review of test data ...
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