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Bending Press Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$31,246 (USD)

Average Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly

$378

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Bending Press Operator is $31,246 a year and $15 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Bending Press Operator is between $24,959 and $36,905. 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.
Bending Press 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 Bending Press Operator jobs: 891

Rate of error: 2.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$36,223
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

Bending Press Operator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Press Helper for 2nd shift
Apr 26
Elgin, IL, USA
Bema, Incorporated
The candidate will assist the operator of a W&H 8 or 10 color press to produce printed rolls of ... Physically demanding job: long periods standing, bending, squatting, reaching and pulling. Must be ...
Grinder Operator
Apr 2
Batavia, IL, USA
Synergy Recruiting, LLC
Deburr machined parts using the drill press and other hand tools and equipment. * Obtains work ... Requires continuous sitting/standing, bending, twisting and stooping for the entire shift. Wage ...
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