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Chemical Milling Processor Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$39,878 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Chemical Milling Processor is $39,878 a year and $19 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Chemical Milling Processor is between $30,183 and $47,912. 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

  • Etches specified portions of metal parts and materials used in manufacturing aircraft, using immersion equipment, templates, handtools, and precision measuring instruments: reads work order, blueprints, and process specifications to determine location of etch, finished dimensions, and method and sequence of operations.
  • Cleans surface of parts and materials to ensure uniform adhesion of maskant.
  • Applies maskant to surfaces to be etched, scribes etch lines, using template, and removes maskant from etch areas.
  • Immerses parts and materials in etching solution for specified time, manually or using hoist.
  • Removes objects from etch solution, rinses objects with water, and removes remaining maskant.
  • Measures etched parts and materials for conformance to specifications, using micrometers, scales, and other precision measuring instruments.
  • May immerse parts and materials in successive baths and rinses to perform surface processing in addition to etching, such as pickling, chromodizing, passivating, degreasing, and stripping, and be designated process equipment operator.
Chemical Milling Processor Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other

Job family population: 22,470

Estimated population of Chemical Milling Processor jobs: 2,099

Rate of error: 4.9%

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...

Chemical Milling Processor Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Quality Lead
Apr 25
Chicago, IL, USA
Bernal / Atlas Die / Midway
Suggest improvements in procedures and processes. * Identify possible training issues. * Operate ... Atlas Chem-Milling is a full-service chemical etching facility producing a range of flexible rotary ...
Die Maker/Knifer
Apr 10
Chicago, IL, USA
Bernal / Atlas Die / Midway
Operate automated rule processing equipment. * Maintain a log of time and types of materials used ... Atlas Chem-Milling is a full-service chemical etching facility producing a range of flexible rotary ...
Maintenance Electrician Monday-Thursday 8pm-6am(10 hrs/day)
May 9
Schaumburg, IL, USA
... presses, milling machines, surface grinders, and portable hand tools EDUCATION / KNOWLEDGE: • ... This knowledge plays a key role in the process that enables us to source the best candidates using ...
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