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Inductor Tester Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$37,562 (USD)

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Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Inductor Tester is $37,562 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Inductor Tester is between $28,621 and $44,899. 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

  • Tests electronic function of components preparatory to printed circuit board (pcb) assembly for compliance to company standards, using test equipment: selects and positions test fixture on test equipment panel according to type of component being tested.
  • Keys data into computer keyboard or turns dials and presses buttons to set tolerances on equipment, following company standards guide.
  • Positions components in test fixture or mounts reels containing components on tape onto machine spindle and threads component tape through test machine guides.
  • Activates equipment to start test and observes colored panel lights on equipment to determine whether components meet specifications.
  • Replaces defective components.
  • Verifies dimensions of components, using calipers and specification book.
  • Obtains vendor history file for reference when excessive component defects result during testing.
  • Maintains records of test results.
  • May solder electronic components to test boards prior to testing.
  • May be designated according to unit tested as capacitor tester; hybrid tester; inductor tester; relay tester; resistor tester; transformer tester.
Inductor Tester Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

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

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Inductor Tester jobs: 215

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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