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Voltage Tester Salary
in Idaho, United States

$35,785 (USD)

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Last updated: April 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Voltage Tester is $35,785 a year and $17 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Voltage Tester is between $26,939 and $43,140. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Tests electric power lines and auxiliary equipment to compile data concerning circuit conditions affecting efficiency of electric service and accuracy of current-consumption meters, using test instruments: climbs poles or descends into underground vaults to gain access to power line equipment.
  • Connects voltmeters, ammeters, and recording-demand meters to energized circuitry, transformers, and electrical accessories, using insulated pole fitted with grasping device.
  • Records registration of direct-reading instruments.
  • Periodically returns to change charts of recording meters.
  • Tests building circuitry and such current-consuming apparatus as x-ray machines and motors to collect data regarding actual voltage requirements and fluctuations.
  • Submits meter readings and charts to supervisory personnel.
  • Inspects wiring, switchgear, and current-control apparatus for mechanical defects.
  • May adjust voltage regulators.
Voltage Tester Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

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

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Voltage Tester jobs: 1,312

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Voltage Tester Job Listings for Idaho, United States

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Jan 21
Soda Springs, ID, USA
Silver Star Communications
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