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Sampling Inspector Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$34,836 (USD)

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Last updated: May 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Sampling Inspector is $34,836 a year and $17 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Sampling Inspector is between $26,792 and $41,429. 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

  • Tests machines, such as calculating or adding machines, manually or automatically to detect malfunctions, using handtools, alignment gauge, and tester: sets machine on ball swivel mount to facilitate turning in all directions when examining parts.
  • Plugs cord of machine into electrical outlet.
  • Presses keys on keyboard and moves levers in prescribed sequence to test alignment of printing, repeat latch, ribbon and paper feed, correction release, noise, and clearance of type bars, according to checklist.
  • Test-runs battery of machines through fixed computation cycle automatically, using auto typist or tester.
  • Reads arithmetic results recorded on paper tapes of machines and compares them with test chart to verify accuracy.
  • Indicates defects on inspection worksheet and gives worksheet and machine to repairer.
  • May disassemble machine to determine cause of defect.
  • May be designated according to type of inspection done as clearing inspector (office machines); final inspector (office machines); sampling inspector (office machines); utility inspector (office machines).
Sampling Inspector Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

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

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Sampling Inspector jobs: 236

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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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 2,705,994 (2018), 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...

Sampling Inspector Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Quality Control Inspector TEC (6 months Temporary)
May 15
Glendale Heights, IL, USA
Universal Beauty Products, INC.
CoA requests · Out-going Customer Samples Inspection and Packaging · Assist in Various Department Functions/Duties ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS: * Works with Quality Supervisor/Quality Manager team ...
Quality Control Inspector - DIRECT HIRE!
Apr 26
Wood Dale, IL, USA
FlexiCorps, Inc
Performs spot checks, sampling, and 100% inspections as needed. * Performs routine electrical and circuit/resistance test using multi-meter, hypot meter,mega meter etc. * Uses dimensional inspection ...
Quality Inspector - 1st shift
May 23
Carol Stream, IL, USA
Quality Inspector 6 am- 2:30 pm Department : Quality/Regulatory Location : Carol Stream, IL Summary ... Equipment swabbing, room clearance, sample verification and work order review. Essential Duties and ...
Quality Inspector - $17 / hr
May 15
Carol Stream, IL, USA
A heat treating service provider in Carol Stream, IL is looking for a Quality Control Inspector for ... Candidates must be able to lift up to 50 lbs., use sample plans, cut metal parts with a power saw ...
Quality Inspector / QC Inspector 18-00689
Mar 13
Harwood Heights, IL, USA
ESPO Engineering Corp
May recommend, write or modify sampling and inspection procedures. * Uses statistical tools to chart variance. * Works under limited supervision. Required Experience * 2+ years of work experience, or ...
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