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Superintendent Transmission Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$145,268 (USD)

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Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Superintendent Transmission is $145,268 a year and $70 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Superintendent Transmission is between $100,345 and $181,036. 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 operation and maintenance of substations and transmissions lines located at various points throughout electric power system, and the transmission of electrical energy from source to substations: confers with management and executives of other divisions on such matters as design, construction, operation, and maintenance of system equipment.
  • Formulates and interprets company policies and operating procedures to subordinate supervisory personnel.
  • Prepares budget estimates.
  • Reviews and approves material requisitions and work authorization.
  • Investigates, evaluates, and prepares reports on application of new developments.
  • Reviews and approves drawings for facilities.
  • Prepares, or directs preparation of specifications for materials and work methods.
  • Analyzes bids for materials, equipment, and services, and recommends purchases and awarding of contracts.
  • Directs selection and training of new workers through subordinates.
  • Schedules operation and maintenance work programs and periodically inspects work activities to ensure compliance with company and government regulations.
  • Prepares monthly operating reports.
Superintendent Transmission Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Managers, All Other

Job family population: 430,120

Estimated population of Superintendent Transmission jobs: 1,527

Rate of error: 0.6%

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 2,716,450 (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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