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Tester Electronics Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$51,885 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Tester Electronics is $51,885 a year and $25 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Tester Electronics is between $38,215 and $63,287. 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

  • Tests a variety of electronic, mechanical, and electromechanical components on electronic systems, subassemblies, and parts to ensure unit functions according to specifications or to determine cause of unit failure, using electronic test instruments.
  • Reads test schedule, work orders, test manuals, performance specifications, wiring diagrams, and schematics to determine testing procedure and equipment to be used.
Tester Electronics Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

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

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Tester Electronics jobs: 1,328

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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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...

Tester Electronics Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Test Systems Design Engineer
May 20
Saint Charles, IL, USA
Omron Automotive Electronics
Welcome to Omron Automotive Electronics! Working with us provides a career with a global company ... Develop tester guide sheets, drawings, bills of materials. * Research and implement innovative ...
Electrical Engineering Technician
May 22
Saint Charles, IL, USA
Omron Automotive Electronics
Charles, IL Objective The Electrical Engineering Technician is responsible for testing automotive components and assisting in various electronic design and development activities. This position ...
Electronics Design Engineer
May 6
Chicago, Illinois, USA
TerkoTech IT/Security Staffing
Permanent position for an Electrical Engineer responsible for developing, testing, and supporting electronics boards or sub-systems. Responsible for defining electrical and test requirements ...
Electronics Test Technician
May 17
Lake Zurich, IL, USA
Matthews Professional Employment
Electronics Test Technician Responsibilities · Read manufacturing orders, test manuals, wiring diagrams and schematics to determine testing procedure and equipment to be used · Test functional ...
Material Handler/Assemblers/Tester
May 6
Elk Grove Village, IL, USA
Blend N
Minimum 1 year experience in electronic manufacturing assembly. * Completion of a high school ... Maximum Job Type: Full-time Salary: $12.50 to $13.50 /year Tester (1st and 2nd Shift) Job ...
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