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Tester Sound Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$37,812 (USD)

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Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Tester Sound is $37,812 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Tester Sound is between $28,812 and $45,237. 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

  • Operates sound-testing equipment to detect defects in machinery ball bearing assemblies and diagnoses causes of defects: turns dials on equipment to specified setting.
  • Slides bearing on adapter arm and starts machine to rotate inner ring of bearing.
  • Listens through headphones to detect sounds that indicate mechanical defect in bearing and to determine probable cause of defect.
  • Separates defective bearings and sorts bearings for scrap or salvage.
Tester Sound Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

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

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Tester Sound jobs: 220

Rate of error: 0.7%

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 2,716,450 (2017), 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 Sound Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Engineering & Technical Services Specialist - Bilingual in Spanish
May 10
Chicago, IL, USA
Taghleef Industries, Inc
This position works in conjunction with all areas of production and testing. This position works in ... Through statistical techniques, root cause analysis and sound engineering principals the ideal ...
Apr 11
Chicago, IL, USA
Wright Foundation
... sound board, or webcast, and troubleshooting audio/visual equipment, in support of live events · ... Testing must be completed for interview to be scheduled. We will be in touch shortly after you ...
BI Software Engineer (5672)
May 17
Deerfield, IL, USA
RJ2 & Associates
... unit testing, etc.) which are typically a significant portion of a larger project, adhering to ... Select sound techniques to solve problems and make design recommendations under direction of ...
BI Developer
May 17
Chicago, United States
Merchants Fleet
... testing and knowledge transfer activities Create new ETL processes and optimize existing ones ... bug Provide sound technical solutions that work across all areas of DevOps Manage third party ...
API Microservices Developer
Apr 23
Chicago, United States
... testing, documenting and implementing software systems. Experienced programmers are also ... Sound knowledge in PaaS architecture and implementation using frameworks like Spring Boot, Spring ...
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