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System Operator Chief Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$152,609 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

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The average pay for a System Operator Chief is $152,609 a year and $73 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a System Operator Chief is between $105,416 and $190,184. 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

  • Supervises and coordinates activities of load dispatchers engaged in controlling operations of generating stations, substations, and distribution lines of electric power system.
  • May inspect substations substation inspector to verify accuracy of instrument readings with load dispatching office.
  • Performs duties as described under supervisor.
System Operator Chief Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers

Job family population: 611,800

Estimated population of System Operator Chief jobs: 649

Rate of error: 0.4%

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...

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