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Inspector Electrical Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$51,671 (USD)

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Last updated: June 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Inspector Electrical is $51,671 a year and $25 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Inspector Electrical is between $38,163 and $62,974. 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 tests electrical equipment, components, and parts related to transmission, control or converting electrical powers, signaling and detection equipment, medical equipment, home and business electronic equipment, and related products, for conformance to specifications.
Inspector Electrical Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Construction and Building Inspectors

Job family population: 98,810

Estimated population of Inspector Electrical jobs: 255

Rate of error: 1.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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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 Electrical Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Quality Control Inspector - DIRECT HIRE!
Apr 26
Wood Dale, IL, USA
FlexiCorps, Inc
Performs routine electrical and circuit/resistance test using multi-meter, hypot meter,mega meter etc. * Uses dimensional inspection tools such as tape measure, micrometer, caliper, fixed and ...
New Home Quality Inspector
Jun 3
Aurora, IL, USA
2M Quality, LLC
... electrical circuits, go on roofs or in attics. No tools or ladders are used in the review. ... Ranges from $75-$85 per inspection. Drive time is not compensated Company Description A 2M Quality ...
Electrician - Company Van, Tools, Full Benefits!!
Jun 24
River Grove, IL, USA
CLM Midwest, Inc
... Inspect electrical components, such as transformers and circuit breakers · Repair or replace wiring, equipment, or fixtures using hand tools and power tools · Follow state and local building ...
Jun 24
Chicago, IL, USA
The Electrical Technician performs and/or supervises the inspection, repair, installation, troubleshooting, and modification of induction and synchronous motors, transformers, high and low voltage ...
Automobile Mechanical Inspector
Jun 13
Chicago, IL, USA
One Guard Inspections
... electrical. -Must have their own vehicle for transportation -Must have hi-def digital camera to ... Inspectors operate as independent contractors and are paid on a per inspection basis. Benefits ...
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