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Prototype Assembler Electronics Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$52,864 (USD)

Average Salary

$25/hr

Average Hourly

$1,031

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Prototype Assembler Electronics is $52,864 a year and $25 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Prototype Assembler Electronics is between $38,936 and $64,482. 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

Description:
  • Assembles, tests, and modifies prototype or custom electronic parts, systems, and apparatus to develop assembly methods and techniques for use by production workers, applying knowledge of electronic theory and assembly techniques: reads blueprints, wiring diagrams, process sheets, and assembly and schematic drawings, and receives verbal instructions regarding work assignment.
  • Aligns and assembles parts, such as leads, coils, wires, tabs, and terminals into housing, using handtools, power tools, soldering iron, brazing fixture, and welding head.
  • Routes and laces cables cable maker.
  • Installs components and parts, such as switches, coils, transformers, relays, transistors, and semiconductor circuits on chassis, circuit boards, panels, and other units, using handtools, power tools, soldering and welding equipment, and thermocompression bonding, wave soldering, or resistance welding techniques.
  • Routes and attaches wires and connectors to form circuitry and connects assembly to power supply sources, switch panels, or junction boxes.
  • Attaches hardware and seals assembly, using rivets, screws, handtools, power tools, resistance welder or thermocompression bonding.
  • Examines parts for defects, such as pinholes or chips.
  • Test-operates unit to locate defects, measure performance, determine need for adjustment, and verify specified operation, using ohmmeter, oscilloscope, signal generator, and other electronic test instruments.
  • Replaces defective components and wiring, using handtools and soldering iron.
  • Calibrates unit according to specific.
Prototype Assembler Electronics Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians

Job family population: 128,320

Estimated population of Prototype Assembler Electronics jobs: 10,797

Rate of error: 2.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$61,284
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Prototype Assembler Electronics Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Software Development Engineer
May 22
Saint Charles, IL, USA
Omron Automotive Electronics
Welcome to Omron Automotive Electronics! Working with us provides a career with a global company ... Assembler, compilers and debuggers * Embedded programming in "C" programming language * Embedded ...
RF Power Engineer Technician
May 16
Schaumburg, IL, USA
Crescend Technologies
... electronics laboratory. Coordinates with engineering manager/team to achieve assigned tasks in ... of products and prototypes; assemble and solder PA modules/pallets components. · RF ...
Software Engineer - C# Windows application development
Apr 26
Schaumburg, IL, USA
Bowman Analytics, Inc.
... and assemble prototypes Required Skills & Qualifications: · Bachelor's degree in computer ... Understand electronic schematics The ideal candidate must be detail-oriented, have very strong ...
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