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Baler Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$27,448 (USD)

Average Salary

$13/hr

Average Hourly

$313

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Baler is $27,448 a year and $13 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Baler is between $24,959 and $32,028. 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

Description:
  • Tends automatic machine that bales rubber pellets: observes machine compressing, wrapping, and sealing rubber pellets into bales.
  • Reads meters to verify weights of bales.
  • Observes coating mechanism and distribution of dope, talc, or film on bales.
  • Removes wet bales from machines.
  • Examines metal detector and wrapping mechanism for defects.
  • Turns valves and presses button that resets baling operations when automatic controls malfunction.
  • May tend automatic machine that stacks bales on pallets for storage or shipment.
Baler Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

Job family population: 392,910

Estimated population of Baler jobs: 9,296

Rate of error: 1.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$31,820
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

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 2,705,994 (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...

Baler Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Sm Equipment Operator
Jun 18
Chicago, IL, USA
HRS
Operate one or two pieces of equipment including but not limited to baler, front-end loader, bobcat, candensifier or forklift to transport or bind paper or other loose materials to facilitate ...
Machine Operator - Entry Level - Start ASAP - 1st Shift (AU#319943)
Jun 14
West Chicago, IL, USA
Barton Staffing Solutions
Possibly working on a baler * Taking trash out, * Possibly learning how to drive a forklift Apply NOW by Clicking on "Apply Now" Or Call Gabby, Jennifer, Marlene, or Michelle at (630) 897-3591 Or ...
Grocery Store Manager in Training
Jun 21
Orland Park, IL, USA
The Reisner Group
... baler) · Ability to lift 45-50 pounds at various heights · Perform basic administrative tasks · Knowledge of and ability to utilize store computers and related software · Must be at least 18 ...
Full-Time Store Associate
Jun 26
Matteson, United States
ALDI
... cardboard baler. • Ability to perform general cleaning duties to company standards. • Ability to interpret and apply company policies and procedures. • Excellent verbal and written ...
Part-Time Store Associate
Jun 25
Matteson, United States
ALDI
... cardboard baler. • Ability to perform general cleaning duties to company standards. • Ability to interpret and apply company policies and procedures. • Excellent verbal and written ...
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