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Superintendent Compressor Stations Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$132,443 (USD)

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Last updated: May 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Superintendent Compressor Stations is $132,443 a year and $64 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Superintendent Compressor Stations is between $91,891 and $164,784. 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

  • Directs and coordinates operational and maintenance activities of system of compressor stations, located at transmission terminals and at intermittent points along pipeline, to boost pressure in pipeline and expedite transmission of natural gas to distribution points: directs preparation of operation, safety, and maintenance manuals for compressor stations.
  • Directs and coordinates, through compressor-station engineer, chief (pipe lines), activities of personnel to ensure adjustments of gas pressures for transmission are performed safely and in accordance with prescribed procedures.
  • Selects, and directs training of, supervisory personnel for compressor stations.
  • Develops plans for additional stations, as required, and recommends design of station structures and types of machinery, such as compressors, driving engines, generators, and auxiliary equipment to engineering personnel.
  • Directs and coordinates activities, such as testing of new or repaired machinery, and maintenance and repair of machinery and station structures, to ensure uninterrupted transmission of gas.
Superintendent Compressor Stations Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers

Job family population: 118,680

Estimated population of Superintendent Compressor Stations jobs: 1,104

Rate of error: 1.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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