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Abrasive Coating Machine Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$38,298 (USD)

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Last updated: June 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Abrasive Coating Machine Operator is $38,298 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Abrasive Coating Machine Operator is between $29,065 and $45,935. 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 sets up machine to coat cloth, fiber, or paper with granules of abrasive material.
  • Positions machine guides and stops on machine bed according to size of base material, using rule or template.
  • Turns screws to adjust valve openings to regulate thickness of abrasive coating sprinkled on base material.
  • Dumps specified abrasive, such as flint, garnet, emery, or corundum into container on machine.
  • Positions flat piece of base material on machine bed and against guides and stops.
  • Starts machine and manually feeds base material through machine.
  • Examines base material for uniformity and thickness of abrasive coating.
  • May operate machine to coat rolls of base material with abrasive granules.
Abrasive Coating Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 86,270

Estimated population of Abrasive Coating Machine Operator jobs: 13,563

Rate of error: 1.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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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...

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