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Braille Duplicating Machine Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$31,465 (USD)

Average Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly

$396

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Braille Duplicating Machine Operator is $31,465 a year and $15 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Braille Duplicating Machine Operator is between $24,959 and $37,131. 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 equipment to reproduce braille-embossed pages, using one of following methods: (1) places master page on screen bed.
  • Places roll of treated paper on stand.
  • Threads paper through equipment and locks paper in clamping frame.
  • Pulls heat unit over clamping frame.
  • Depresses pedal or handle to lower clamping frame onto screen bed and to create vacuum that forms braille impressions.
  • Pushes heat unit from bed.
  • Releases pedal or handle to raise clamping frame, and releases catch on frame to draw reproduced copy through equipment.
  • Repeats process to make required number of copies.
  • Cuts copies apart, using scissors.
  • Writes identifying information, such as page number or title, on each copy. (2) positions master page on screen bed.
  • Places sheet of heat-sensitive plastic paper over page and lowers clamping frame to lock page into position on bed.
  • Pulls heat unit over clamping frame to activate vacuum pump trip-lever.
  • Holds heat unit over frame to form braille impressions.
  • Pushes heat unit from bed to release vacuum.
  • Raises frame to release individual copy.
  • Repeats process to make required number of copies.
  • Most workers in this occupation are blind.
Braille Duplicating Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Office Machine Operators, Except Computer

Job family population: 54,950

Estimated population of Braille Duplicating Machine Operator jobs: 10,359

Rate of error: 2.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$36,476
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

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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...

Braille Duplicating Machine Operator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

FM Onsite Operator
May 10
Chicago, IL, USA
ARC Document Solutions
We are currently seeking candidates for a Print Production position who enjoys operating digital duplicating machines in the production of print copies from a variety of sources. You will respond to ...
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