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Abrasive Sawyer Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$33,050 (USD)

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Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Abrasive Sawyer is $33,050 a year and $16 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Abrasive Sawyer is between $25,486 and $39,204. 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

  • Tends machine equipped with circular diamond saw that cuts abrasive sticks and stones for honing machines: places abrasive bricks (blocks) against guide and clamps bricks onto holding fixture of machine.
  • Starts machine and flow of coolant.
  • Presses button to start feed mechanism that moves brick against diamond saw to cut abrasive sticks of specified dimensions.
  • Measures cut stick, using micrometer.
  • Removes burrs from stick, using file made of same material.
  • May tend diamond saw to trim crust from abrasive brick to expose material for hardness testing.
Abrasive Sawyer Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 60,460

Estimated population of Abrasive Sawyer jobs: 605

Rate of error: 2.2%

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 2,716,450 (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...

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