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Battery Assembler Dry Cell Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$29,501 (USD)

Average Salary

$14/hr

Average Hourly

$401

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Battery Assembler Dry Cell is $29,501 a year and $14 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Battery Assembler Dry Cell is between $24,959 and $34,574. 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:
  • Performs any combination of following duties to assemble batteries for commercial use in products, such as photographic equipment, flashlights, and pagers: fills electrolyte or mercury dispensing devices to specified levels.
  • Pours partial battery assembly parts into respective conveyor line bowl feeders, places spools of metal strips and paper on holding brackets, or positions battery subassemblies in conveyor holding attachments.
  • Observes automatic equipment that cuts blotter and cathode inserts, places inserts in subassembly, joins top and bottom subassembly of batteries, dispenses specified amounts of electrolyte or mercury, and spot welds metal strip to each battery; or tamps pellets into bottom sections of battery subassembly.
  • Positions inserts, such as poly ring and anode ring, in subassembly before or after designated steps of assembly process.
  • Notifies supervisor or setup personnel, or signals coworkers, to stop conveyor when malfunctions occur.
  • Gathers batteries with metal strips attached, and places specified number of batteries in concave work aid that facilitates positioning metal strips over side of batteries in stack prior to spot welding.
  • Positions each battery of stack under spot welder and depresses pedal to spot weld strips to successive batteries to join stacks of batteries.
  • Spot welds battery top to joined batteries.
  • Inserts battery stacks into battery sleeves with crimped tops, positions battery sleeves in crimping machine, and presses button to crimp bottom of sleeves to secure stacks in sleeves.
Battery Assembler Dry Cell Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians

Job family population: 128,320

Estimated population of Battery Assembler Dry Cell jobs: 167

Rate of error: 2.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$34,200
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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