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Operations Chief Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$66,599 (USD)

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Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Operations Chief is $66,599 a year and $32 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Operations Chief is between $48,172 and $81,913. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Operations Chief. 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

  • Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in construction, installation, testing, maintenance, and repair of electric power equipment, such as powerplants, cables, wiring, and teleprinters in central offices and at outside facilities: directs placing and removal of cross-connections on wire-distributing frames.
  • Directs installation of traffic trunklines through switchboard and switchroom.
  • Schedules periodic inspections and tests of equipment to prevent service interruptions.
  • Keeps records of trouble reports and repairs made.
  • Performs other duties as described under supervisor.
  • May be designated according to area supervised as central-office supervisor; city-plant supervisor; district-plant supervisor; inside-plant supervisor; outside-plant supervisor.
Operations Chief Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers

Job family population: 460,370

Estimated population of Operations Chief jobs: 2,329

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Operations Chief Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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Feb 27
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Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
May 14
Chicago, IL, USA
Confidential Company
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Chief Technology Officer, (Senior Managing Director)
May 9
Chicago, IL, USA
Mesirow Financial
The Position The Chief Technology Officer (CTO) will provide the vision and strategic leadership to ... Establish key performance metrics and reporting for critical ongoing IT operations. Identify and ...
Chief Financial Officer
Apr 12
Chicago, IL, USA
AHS Family Health Center
The CFO directs, coordinates and oversees the financial operations of the organization including the billing function, must be a strategic thinker with proven leadership skills in financial ...
Chief Executive Officer
May 1
Association of Real Estate License Law Officials (ARELLO)
The CEO is employed by the Executive Committee and responsible to the Board of Directors for the operation of the Association, and serves as secretary to both the Association and ARELLO Foundation.
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