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Tariff Inspector Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$29,285 (USD)

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Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Tariff Inspector is $29,285 a year and $14 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Tariff Inspector is between $24,959 and $34,351. 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

  • Verifies use of current tariff rates at railroad freight, passenger agent, and ticket offices: visits offices and examines records, such as freight bills, to ascertain whether current rates are in use, in accordance with tariff schedules.
  • Computes and verifies tariff rates applied, using calculating machine and rate books.
  • Issues instructions to agent regarding correction of errors in rates.
  • Compiles reports for management, identifying names of agents and locations using incorrect tariffs.
Tariff Inspector Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Information and Record Clerks, All Other

Job family population: 161,250

Estimated population of Tariff Inspector jobs: 35,448

Rate of error: 1.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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