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Water Control Station Engineer Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$59,407 (USD)

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Last updated: May 23, 2019

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The average pay for a Water Control Station Engineer is $59,407 a year and $29 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Water Control Station Engineer is between $43,272 and $72,825. 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 and controls treatment plant machines and equipment to purify and clarify water for human consumption and for industrial use.
  • Regulates flow of raw water into treatment plant by operating and controlling electric motors, pumps, and valves.
Water Control Station Engineer Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

Job family population: 117,450

Estimated population of Water Control Station Engineer jobs: 18,672

Rate of error: 1.0%

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...

Water Control Station Engineer Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Water Resources Engineer - Chicago
May 7
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Ciorba Group, Inc.
... station analysis and design; · Design tasks include calculations/models, plan preparation ... control practices Desired Skills and Experience: · Bachelors degree in Civil Engineering; · 4-7 ...
Drinking Water Process Engineer
Mar 22
Chicago, IL, USA
Donohue & Associates, Inc.
... booster stations, and other water storage and conveyance system infrastructure. You will work ... control systems, HVAC/plumbing, and civil engineering. We also employ certified wastewater ...
Electrical Engineer
Mar 14
Rosemont, IL, USA
Christopher B. Burke Engineering, Ltd.
Burke Engineering, Ltd. (CBBEL) is seeking an Electrical Project Engineer with 5 years of ... control reservoirs, pump stations, embankments, water mains and water systems, storm sewers, and ...
Sr. Water/Wastewater Process Engineer - Naperville, IL
Mar 22
Naperville, IL, USA
Donohue & Associates, Inc.
... and quality control procedures * Strong communication and interpersonal skills * Active ... water, wastewater, stormwater, transportation, and general municipal engineering services. Our ...
Field Service Engineer
May 22
Chicago, IL, USA
Cameron Craig Group
As a Field Service Engineer you will provide programming services for control systems primarily in the water and wastewater industry. This includes PLC, HMI, and SCADA along with any instrumentation ...
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