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Grounding Engineer Salary
in Idaho, United States

$63,592 (USD)

Average Salary

$31/hr

Average Hourly

$1,679

Average Bonus

Last updated: February 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Grounding Engineer is $63,592 a year and $31 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Grounding Engineer is between $45,609 and $78,474. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Plans layout and oversees maintenance of protection equipment of an electric power distribution system to minimize interruption to service and danger to lives and equipment from abnormalities, such as overload, no load, and short circuits: studies drawings of power system and makes complex calculations to determine type, number, location, and correlation of protectors, such as relays, circuit breakers, fuses, and grounding devices.
  • Plans adjustments and additions to protective system necessitated by increased demands in development of new residential areas and unusual requirements of heavy industry.
  • Coordinates testing, repair, and installation of equipment.
  • Studies new developments to determine suitability of their application to protection system.
  • May program and direct computer analyses of system operating characteristics, such as power flow under normal and short-circuit conditions, system stability, and voltage and load limitations to obtain data used for such purposes as timing major system changes and additions, and analyzing interconnecting system problems.
  • May be designated according to specialization as grounding engineer; relay engineer.
Grounding Engineer Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors

Job family population: 26,130

Estimated population of Grounding Engineer jobs: 1,203

Rate of error: 2.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$73,721
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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Grounding Engineer Job Listings for Idaho, United States

NDA Physicist
Jan 31
Idaho Falls, ID, USA
Mirion Technologies, Inc.
M.S. or Ph.D. in Physics, Chemistry, or Nuclear Engineering with grounding in radiation measurements. Company Description Mirion Technologies has over 60 years of experience protecting people ...
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