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Wire Chief Salary
in Rhode Island, United States

$65,099 (USD)

Average Salary

$31/hr

Average Hourly

$1,992

Average Bonus

Last updated: March 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Wire Chief is $65,099 a year and $31 an hour in Rhode Island, United States. The average salary range for a Wire Chief is between $47,087 and $80,069. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Rhode Island, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in construction, installation, testing, maintenance, and repair of electric power equipment, such as powerplants, cables, wiring, and teleprinters in central offices and at outside facilities: directs placing and removal of cross-connections on wire-distributing frames.
  • Directs installation of traffic trunklines through switchboard and switchroom.
  • Schedules periodic inspections and tests of equipment to prevent service interruptions.
  • Keeps records of trouble reports and repairs made.
  • Performs other duties as described under supervisor.
  • May be designated according to area supervised as central-office supervisor; city-plant supervisor; district-plant supervisor; inside-plant supervisor; outside-plant supervisor.
Wire Chief Job Prevalence in Rhode Island, United States

Job family: First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers

Job family population: 460,370

Estimated population of Wire Chief jobs: 2,329

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$75,468
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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Wire Chief Job Listings for Rhode Island, United States

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