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Proof Tester Salary
in Idaho, United States

$31,341 (USD)

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Last updated: February 23, 2019

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The average pay for a Proof Tester is $31,341 a year and $15 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Proof Tester is between $23,913 and $37,463. 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

  • Fires small arms weapons to test loading, firing, and ejection mechanisms: places gun in fixture of proof-shoot box, and loads it with ammunition.
  • Fires gun specified number of times manually and by remote control to test its shock resistance and function of loading, firing, and extraction mechanisms.
  • Examines gun and spent cartridges for indications of mechanical defects.
  • Measures chamber and bore for conformance to specifications, using gauge.
  • Records firing malfunctioning on tag, and routes gun to repair shop.
  • May keep daily inspection records.
Proof Tester Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

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

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Proof Tester jobs: 263

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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