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Psychological Stress Evaluator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$44,264 (USD)

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Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Psychological Stress Evaluator is $44,264 a year and $21 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Psychological Stress Evaluator is between $33,188 and $53,497. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Psychological Stress Evaluator. 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

  • Interrogates and screens individuals to detect deception or to verify truthfulness, using polygraph equipment and standard polygraph techniques: attaches apparatus to individual to measure and record changes in respiration, blood pressure, and electrical resistance of skin as result of perspiration changes.
  • Evaluates reactions to questions of a non-emotional nature.
  • Interprets and diagnoses individual's emotional responses to key questions recorded on graph.
  • Visits morgues, examines scene of crime, or contacts other sources, when assigned to criminal case, to gather information for use in interrogating suspects, witnesses, and other persons.
  • Appears in court as witness on matters relating to polygraph examinations, according to formalized procedures.
  • Prepares reports and keeps records on polygraph examinations.
  • May instruct classes in polygraph interrogation techniques, methods, and uses.
  • When analyzing voice stress charted on moving tape by needle of recording device for deception or truthfulness verification, may be designated psychological stress evaluator.
Psychological Stress Evaluator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Transportation Security Screeners

Job family population: 42,470

Estimated population of Psychological Stress Evaluator jobs: 507

Rate of error: 0.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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