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Tester Helper Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$34,295 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Tester Helper is $34,295 a year and $16 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Tester Helper is between $26,376 and $40,751. 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

  • Decontaminates and cleans equipment, such as glassware, metal instruments, sinks, tables, and test panels, using solvents, brushes, and rags.
  • Mixes water and detergents or acids in container to prepare cleaning solution according to specifications.
  • Washes, rinses, and dries glassware and instruments, using water, acetone bath, and cloth or hot-air drier.
  • Scrubs walls, floors, shelves, tables, and sinks, using cleaning solution and brush.
Tester Helper Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Medical Equipment Preparers

Job family population: 53,920

Estimated population of Tester Helper jobs: 4,212

Rate of error: 1.5%

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...

Tester Helper Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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4 Consulting Inc.
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May 20
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Apr 26
Elgin, IL, USA
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May 24
Chicago, United States
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