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Bender Machine Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$31,248 (USD)

Average Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly

$378

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Bender Machine Operator is $31,248 a year and $15 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Bender Machine Operator is between $24,959 and $36,907. 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 machine equipped with heated molds, platens, or roller that bends woodstock or veneer strips to form wooden parts for products, such as furniture, sports equipment, or musical instruments: places or clamps steamed or water-soaked woodstock or veneer strips in molds or forms, under roller, or between platens shaped to specified design.
  • Moves lever or presses button or pedal that raises hydraulic lift under molds, closes platens, or forces roller along form, to bend woodstock or veneer strips into specified shape.
  • Removes formed parts from machine after specified period of drying time.
  • May steam woodstock or veneer strips in retort to make them flexible steam-box operator.
  • May convey processed parts to kiln for further drying or seasoning.
  • May be designated according to article or part formed as bender; rib bender.
Bender Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

Job family population: 79,650

Estimated population of Bender Machine Operator jobs: 891

Rate of error: 2.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$36,225
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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