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Meter & Service Line Inspector Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$38,056 (USD)

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Last updated: May 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Meter & Service Line Inspector is $38,056 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Meter & Service Line Inspector is between $28,959 and $45,530. 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 gas service lines and meters on customers' premises to detect tampering or improper use of gas: examines meter case and meter connections for signs of tampering or improper use.
  • Pulls meter with both hands to determine if meter can be tilted, causing it to register slowly.
  • Examines visible gas lines and pipe joints for irregular connections.
  • Submits inspection reports to supervisory personnel.
Meter & Service Line Inspector Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

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

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Meter & Service Line Inspector jobs: 210

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Meter & Service Line Inspector Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Production Line Operator
Feb 27
Elgin, IL, USA
Metro Staffing Service
... inspection standards to correctly perform operational processes and meet customer product ... Focusing on exceptional service, we have successfully matched the needs of employers with the work ...
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 ... Your birthday day as paid day after 1 year of service We want you to join the team if you can ...
Industrial Field Service Technician - Chicago, IL
May 1
Bedford Park, IL, USA
Hoosier Crane Service Company
Perform inspections of overhead cranes, monorails, hoists, jib cranes, and related products. ... Because our reputation is on the line, we make sure that our customers are 100% satisfied. To ...
Biomedical Field Service Technician - Chicago, IL
Mar 29
Chicago, IL, USA
... meter, patient simulator, etc.). * Able to read, analyze and interpret technical literature ... Provides cost-effective equipment inspection, maintenance, calibration and repair service.
Sr. Field Service Technician
Apr 2
Glenview, IL, USA
Signode Industrial Group
Inspect, test, and measure completed work, using devices such as hand tools or gauges to verify ... Ability to effectively use and read measuring instruments, such as multi-meter, amp meter ...
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