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Inspector & Clerk Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$39,531 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Inspector & Clerk is $39,531 a year and $19 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Inspector & Clerk is between $29,960 and $47,454. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Inspector & Clerk. 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

  • Inspects and prepares reports concerned with construction and maintenance of overhead or underground electric-power line projects or extensions: inspects pole installations to ensure compliance with work order specifications, and records items requiring correction, such as loose guy wires, hanging wires, defective conduits or vaults, and incorrect location of equipment on pole.
  • Records identification data on installed equipment, such as transformers, wires or cables, poles or vaults, and guys.
  • Checks line and transformer capacities and phase hook-ups to provide data required for adjustment of power load and phase balance.
  • Draws sketches of installation and location of equipment, such as transformers, switches, fuse boxes, lines, and guys so that map records can be corrected.
  • May prepare list of hardware and materials used on specified construction project.
Inspector & Clerk Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Construction and Building Inspectors

Job family population: 98,810

Estimated population of Inspector & Clerk jobs: 145

Rate of error: 1.3%

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 2,705,994 (2018), 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...

Inspector & Clerk Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Inventory Clerk
Apr 30
Lyons, IL, USA
harlem plumbing supply
We are looking for a responsible Inventory clerk to adjust and maintain inventory as well as fill ... Inspect and monitor delivery vehicle * Maintain accurate inventory of packages and materials ...
Receiving Clerk
May 21
Wheeling, IL, USA
Crown Services, Inc. - Chicago - North
Crown Services is looking for a Receiving Clerk This position will be on our 2nd shift - 4PM-12 ... Inspection/ Quality for approval, if necessary. - Communicate to the appropriate team member ...
Events Logistics Clerk
May 13
Romeoville, IL, USA
Magid Glove & Safety
Job Description The Events Logistics Clerk helps to manage logistics for various trade shows and ... Inspect all trade show properties - determine repair vs. replacement. * Maintain instructions on ...
Quality Control Clerk
May 9
Elk Grove Village, IL, USA
Luttrell Staffing Group
We are seeking a Quality Control Clerk to join our team! Experience in Microsoft Office and Excel. ... Participate in routine visual inspections * Maintain a clean and safe work environment ​​ ...
Shipping and Receiving Clerk
Apr 27
Elwood, IL, USA
... clerk ... by final inspection via the shipping instructions. • Must report defective materials or ...
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