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Final Tester Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$42,625 (USD)

Average Salary

$20/hr

Average Hourly

$622

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Final Tester is $42,625 a year and $20 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Final Tester is between $32,045 and $51,386. 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

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 Chicago, 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:
$49,414
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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Final Tester Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

BILINGUAL Final Expense Agents, our leads contact you- UBER Style App!
Apr 20
Chicago, IL, USA
Safekeeping Memorial Solutions, a Career Agency for the Senior Life Insurance Company
The Final Expense Market is BOOMING and it's never been easier for agents to earn a 6-figure income. ... Our goal is to make our agents' work easier by doing continuous lead testing so that our leads are ...
Material Handler/Assemblers/Tester
May 6
Elk Grove Village, IL, USA
Blend N
The Tester writes move tickets and assists with product transport from the test area to the final audit dept. * The Tester is responsible for all products that they electrically test. * The Tester ...
BILINGUAL Final Expense Agents, our leads contact you- UBER Style App!
May 13
Naperville, IL, USA
Safekeeping Memorial Solutions, a Career Agency for the Senior Life Insurance Company
The Final Expense Market is BOOMING and it's never been easier for agents to earn a 6-figure income. ... Our goal is to make our agents' work easier by doing continuous lead testing so that our leads are ...
BILINGUAL Final Expense Agents, our leads contact you- UBER Style App!
May 13
Joliet, IL, USA
Safekeeping Memorial Solutions, a Career Agency for the Senior Life Insurance Company
The Final Expense Market is BOOMING and it's never been easier for agents to earn a 6-figure income. ... Our goal is to make our agents' work easier by doing continuous lead testing so that our leads are ...
Quality Auditor
May 13
Mundelein, IL, USA
Amcor
Tester must perform visual and precision dimensional inspections of products for surface defects ... Work areas may include shipping/receiving inspection, final inspection, and any other manufacturing ...
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