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Cabinet Assembler Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$52,163 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Cabinet Assembler is $52,163 a year and $25 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Cabinet Assembler is between $38,473 and $63,574. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Cabinet Assembler. 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

  • Assembles radio, television, and phonograph cabinets, using handtools: fits prefabricated wooden parts together.
  • Trims and smooths parts to fit, using handtools and sandpaper.
  • Inserts screws or dowels in predrilled holes, and fastens parts together with screwdriver, glue, and clamps.
  • Installs hardware, such as hinges, catches, and knobs, on assembled cabinet.
  • May cut baffle cloths and plastic screens to specified size and install them in cabinets, using hand or machine cutters, screwdriver, and stapling gun.
Cabinet Assembler Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Furniture Finishers

Job family population: 17,530

Estimated population of Cabinet Assembler jobs: 32

Rate of error: 3.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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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...

Cabinet Assembler Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Wood Cabinet Assembler
May 31
Hillside, IL, USA
ProCraft Cabinetry
... to assemble wood cabinets from the box. Position requires using air tolls (drill and nail gun) We ... Our extensive experience as a cabinet manufacturer extends back 40 years. From our modest ...
Jun 24
Bolingbrook, IL, USA
We are seeking an Assembler to become an integral part of our team! You will perform assembly line tasks as well as identify areas of improvement to increase efficiency. Responsibilities: * Work with ...
Jun 20
Bolingbrook, IL, USA
PDS Tech, Inc
PDS Tech Inc. is seeking an Assembler in Bolingbrook, IL for 1st shift ****** We are offering attendance bonuses***** SHORT TERM ASSIGNMENT 2 month assignment*** Summary: * Basic Assembly experience.
Harp Action Assembler
May 31
Chicago, IL, USA
Reams metal parts, using machine tools and handtools. · 2) Rivets components to assemble action lines, using riveting machine. · 3) Inspects action line with level and micrometer to maintain ...
Jun 11
Buffalo Grove, IL, USA
Axcess Staffing
We are seeking an Assembler to become an integral part of our team! You will perform assembly line tasks as well as identify areas of improvement to increase efficiency. Responsibilities: * Work with ...
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