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Fire Control Technician Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$50,237 (USD)

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Last updated: May 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Fire Control Technician is $50,237 a year and $24 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Fire Control Technician is between $37,206 and $61,125. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Fire Control Technician. 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

  • Services mechanical, electronic, and optical equipment controlling naval guns, following blueprints and diagrams and using handtools and testing devices: inspects and cleans optical equipment, installing new eyepieces as necessary.
  • Adjusts and lubricates gyroscope.
  • Repairs and replaces parts of motors and remote control equipment, communications equipment, and electronic equipment, using handtools and standard test equipment.
  • Participates in bore-sighting and aligning guns.
  • Tests wiring circuits, following blueprints and diagrams.
Fire Control Technician Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Ship Engineers

Job family population: 7,890

Estimated population of Fire Control Technician jobs: 58

Rate of error: 13.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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 2,716,450 (2017), 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...

Fire Control Technician Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Fire Alarm Technician - Mount Prospect, IL
May 21
Mount Prospect, United States
Responsibilities Performs semi-complex equipment installation; installs control and distribution ... fire systems, mass notification); and in the creation and upload of point database, creates semi ...
Alarm Technician
May 11
Chicago, IL, USA
Mdi Services Inc
We are seeking a Master Alarm-Fire-Access Control Technician to join our team! You will install and repair alarm equipment. Responsibilities: * Install and program new Fire and security systems
Networking / Alarm Field Technician
May 24
Deerfield, IL, USA
Atlas International Technology Services, Inc
Install security systems, fire alarms, access control, CCTV and other low voltage systems ... Alarm Technician: 2 years * Network Technician: 2 years Required license or certification: * Valid ...
Sr. Building Automation Technician - HVAC Controls
May 19
Des Plaines, IL, USA
... fire, and security systems category as well as their associated computer systems. The goal is to ... Good presentation skills Due to US export control laws, must be a US citizen, permanent resident or ...
Engineering Technician I - Utilities Drawing Technician
Apr 4
North Chicago, United States
... control over the systems the manufacturing cycle depends on. Primarily these systems include ... These systems are maintained and continually improved by Engineer Technician I's. They also ...
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