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Gas Leak Tester Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$41,219 (USD)

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The average pay for a Gas Leak Tester is $41,219 a year and $20 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Gas Leak Tester is between $31,407 and $49,313. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Performs one or more of following tasks to test assembled and charged refrigeration units for refrigerant leaks: adjusts controls to set balance and range of electronic leak tester.
  • Moves nozzle of tester along refrigerant lines, condenser, and compressor and listens for buzzer indicating presence of gas.
  • Narrows range of tester and probes area to pinpoint exact location of leak.
  • Turns valve of gas tester to adjust flow of gas to copper flame-ring and ignites gas.
  • Moves suction hose, joined to flame-ring, along surfaces of refrigeration unit and observes flame for change in color denoting presence of leaking refrigerant gas.
  • Wraps wet litmus paper around joints of refrigeration unit and observes paper for color change indicating refrigerant leak.
  • Marks number of defective part or joint on inspection tag, according to blueprint numbering chart, and attaches tag to unit.
  • Records number and location of leaks on inspection chart.
Gas Leak Tester Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

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

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Gas Leak Tester jobs: 333

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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