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Sample Tester Salary
in New York, United States

$38,050 (USD)

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Last updated: March 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Sample Tester is $38,050 a year and $18 an hour in New York, United States. The average salary range for a Sample Tester is between $28,993 and $45,484. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Tests samples of phosphoric acid, according to prescribed standards, to determine chemical and physical characteristics of acid for purposes of quality control, process control, and conformity to specifications: mixes specified amounts of processed acid with control chemicals in flask, shakes flask to mix them, pours solution into container of colorimeter to determine strength of acid, and records results of test.
  • Determines specific gravity of acid in slurry, using water vacuum equipment and hydrometer, and records results of test.
  • Determines specific gravity of final product, using hydrometer, and records results of reading.
  • Notifies operators of changes in their processes that affect quality of final product.
  • Bottles and labels samples taken at various stages of processing for laboratory analysis.
  • Cleans laboratory and equipment after each test run and at end of shift.
Sample Tester Job Prevalence in New York, United States

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

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Sample Tester jobs: 199

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Sample Tester Job Listings for New York, United States

Field Inspection/Testing Technician - entry level
Mar 14
Norwalk, CT, USA
Connecticut Materials Testing Lab,Inc
... samples, testing concrete, evaluating and reporting, - Reads construction blueprints and interprets where inspections are required, - Documents results of tests & inspections for reports accurately ...
Material Handler (Lab) - 19-11930
Mar 19
Branchburg Township, NJ, USA
On-Board Companies
Everyday receiving/shipping of testing, stability and/or retention samples for testing and storage purposes * Manage and maintain stability sample inventory and stocking * Manage and maintain EM ...
Compliance Manager 3 - Consumer Banking and PVSI Financial Crimes Risk Control Testing Manager
Mar 7
New York, United States
Wells Fargo
Supervise the testing teams throughout the life cycle of the review activities to provide ongoing guidance on scope, sampling, testing approach, issues, work papers, quality reviews, etc. * Develop ...
Lab Support Service Specialist
Mar 18
Bridgewater, NJ, USA
C Technologies Inc.
... Sample testing on customer samples and in support of product development and sales. · Train Customers on the theory and operation of the SoloVPE system · Perform Installation, Operational and ...
Construction Field Engineer / Inspector
Jan 10
New York, NY, USA
Perform on-site sampling & testing. * Prepare daily project reports which include detailed descriptions of the inspection(s) performed. * Review project specifications and drawings in relation to ...
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