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Laboratory Inspector Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$55,021 (USD)

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Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Laboratory Inspector is $55,021 a year and $26 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Laboratory Inspector is between $40,245 and $67,337. 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 and assesses samples of products during processing stages, using laboratory apparatus, testing equipment, and following standard test procedures.
  • Ascertains physical and chemical properties and ensures products meet quality control standards.
Laboratory Inspector Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Geological and Petroleum Technicians

Job family population: 14,820

Estimated population of Laboratory Inspector jobs: 918

Rate of error: 4.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Laboratory Inspector Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Quality Control Inspector TEC (6 months Temporary)
May 15
Glendale Heights, IL, USA
Universal Beauty Products, INC.
... Laboratory Cleaning (as needed) · Digital Photographing · Computer Data Entry for customer KPI reporting · Supplier Communication: CoA requests · Out-going Customer Samples Inspection and ...
Quality Assurance Technician / Inspector
Mar 19
Batavia, IL, USA
Eagle Flexible Packaging
Train company employees in procedures/work-instructions, inspection techniques, related laboratory testing, and GMP/SQF related elements. Basic Qualifications: * Basic knowledge of various testing ...
Lab Manager
May 15
Hoffman Estates, IL, USA
Bureau Veritas - Oil Condition Monitoring Group
A WORLD LEADER IN TESTING, INSPECTION & CERTIFICATION SERVICES Bureau Veritas offers dynamic ... Responsible for all day-to-day laboratory operations and management at a local divisional office.
Quality Control Lab Technician
Apr 30
Chicago, IL, USA
Vita Food Products, Inc.
Calibrate/verify laboratory instrumentation. * Perform in-coming, in-process and finished product laboratory testing. * Perform pre-operational checks; visual inspection of production areas, ATP ...
Quality Engineer Automotive
May 13
Addison, IL, USA
Manufacturing Company
... all inspection equipment on lab equipment list • Calibrate all measurement equipment list ... laboratory tools i.e. caliper, micrometer etc. • 5 years' experience as Quality Engineer ...
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