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Blanching Machine Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$37,551 (USD)

Average Salary

$18/hr

Average Hourly

$484

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Blanching Machine Operator is $37,551 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Blanching Machine Operator is between $28,613 and $44,925. 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 that blanches fruits and vegetables preparatory to canning and preserving: observes gauges, sets dials, and turns valves to fill machine with water and admit steam and to regulate temperature and blanching time.
  • Starts machine, and conveyor or pump to feed product to and from machine.
  • Feels and visually examines blanched product to determine adequacy of softening or color setting.
  • May fill and weigh containers of blanched product, using shovel and platform scale.
  • May feed paste products, such as spaghetti or noodles into machine by hand.
Blanching Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

Job family population: 33,340

Estimated population of Blanching Machine Operator jobs: 887

Rate of error: 4.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$43,532
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 2,716,450 (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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