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Proof Load Mechanic Salary
in Rhode Island, United States

$37,003 (USD)

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Last updated: March 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Proof Load Mechanic is $37,003 a year and $18 an hour in Rhode Island, United States. The average salary range for a Proof Load Mechanic is between $28,195 and $44,231. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Rhode Island, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Sets up and operates equipment to load-test tooling and material handling apparatus, such as jigs, fixtures, cables, metal and fabric slings, chains, binders, and tie rods: reads specifications to determine load-test procedures.
  • Positions and secures tooling or apparatus to be tested in holding devices, manually or using crane or forklift.
  • Attaches load-test equipment to test specimen, according to specifications.
  • Adjusts test equipment controls to apply specified weight or pressure to test specimen to determine holding or handling capacity or to determine maximum load at which item fatigues or breaks.
  • Examines tooling and handling apparatus for structural failure or misuse.
  • Records test information.
  • Attaches inspection tags to tooling or apparatus.
Proof Load Mechanic Job Prevalence in Rhode Island, United States

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

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Proof Load Mechanic jobs: 177

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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