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Safety Lamp Keeper Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$54,026 (USD)

Average Salary

$26/hr

Average Hourly

$1,032

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Safety Lamp Keeper is $54,026 a year and $26 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Safety Lamp Keeper is between $39,682 and $65,955. 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:
  • Repairs and issues electric lamps and safety lamps used underground by miners: cleans lamps and batteries, using rags and steel wool.
  • Inspects lamps and replaces defective or worn parts, such as cables, bulbs, wicks, and batteries.
  • Tests batteries to determine strength, using testing device.
  • Inserts batteries into electric charger to restore charge.
  • Fills battery cells with chemicals and distilled water, and fills safety lamp reservoirs with fuel.
  • Keeps record of lamps issued to mine personnel.
Safety Lamp Keeper Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Procurement Clerks

Job family population: 70,510

Estimated population of Safety Lamp Keeper jobs: 1,605

Rate of error: 1.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$62,631
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...

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