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Test Technician Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$63,793 (USD)

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Last updated: June 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Test Technician is $63,793 a year and $31 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Test Technician is between $46,272 and $78,397. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Test Technician. 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

  • Prepares specifications for fabrication, assembly, and installation of apparatus and control instrumentation used to test experimental or prototype mechanical, electrical, electromechanical, hydromechanical, or structural products, and tests and records results, utilizing engineering principles and test technology.
Test Technician Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

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

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Test Technician jobs: 4,590

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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...

Test Technician Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Test Technician
Jun 24
Aurora, IL, USA
Messina Group
Power Supply Build & Test - Solder transformers into power supplies - Remove 5.1V Zener diode at D9 and replace with 5.6V - Test power supplies with voltmeter and O-scope Unit Build and Test ...
Verification Test Technician - Medical Device Manufacturing
May 7
Kenosha, WI, USA
Bradshaw Medical
Knowledge, Skills & Competencies: · 1+ year in a test engineering environment preferred. · Knowledge of the practical application of engineering and technology. · Knowledge of raw materials ...
Advanced Quality Technician
Jun 26
North Chicago, IL, USA
Abbott Laboratories
Advanced Quality Technician * Conduct quality-related activities to deliver consistent, high ... Performs Quality Control test procedures, evaluates quantitative and qualitative test results ...
Quality Technician
Jun 20
Bolingbrook, IL, USA
Quality Technician WeatherTech, a leading manufacturer of American Made Automotive Accessories, is ... tests, and communicating required adjustments and/or rework to production and quality leadership
Quality Assurance Technician
May 31
Chicago, IL, USA
Labor Solutions, LLC
Performs a variety of quality control evaluation tests in compliance with standard company policies ... Technicians. · Performs all duties in compliance with applicable federal, state, and local ...
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