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Musical Instrument Tester Salary
in Idaho, United States

$21,534 (USD)

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Last updated: February 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Musical Instrument Tester is $21,534 a year and $10 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Musical Instrument Tester is between $17,175 and $24,908. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Tests pitch of reed and brass instruments by sounding note and observing effect on stroboscope: sets dial on stroboscope to note to be tested.
  • Plays note on musical instrument into microphone connected to stroboscope.
  • Observes whether revolving lights on stroboscope appear to stand still, indicating correctness of pitch, or move slowly to right or left, indicating sharp or flat.
  • Pushes or pulls tuning slide or pulls out mouthpiece to adjust instrument until exact pitch is obtained.
  • Rejects defective instruments.
  • Tests accuracy of stroboscope by striking standard pitch chime and noting indicator.
Musical Instrument Tester Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

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

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Musical Instrument Tester jobs: 194

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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