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Cigarette & Assembly Machine Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$37,714 (USD)

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Last updated: May 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Cigarette & Assembly Machine Operator is $37,714 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Cigarette & Assembly Machine Operator is between $28,698 and $45,120. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Cigarette & Assembly Machine Operator. 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

  • Tends cigarette-making machine that encases tobacco in continuous paper roll and cuts cigarettes from roll: places roll of cigarette paper on spindle.
  • Sets monogram-printing device to print brand name on paper at specified position, using wrenches.
  • Regulates flow of shredded tobacco to ensure that cigarette contains specified amount of tobacco.
  • Fills ink and glue reservoirs.
  • Threads cigarette paper between guide rolls and adjusts friction tension on holding spindles, using wrench.
  • Starts machine and observes operation.
  • Reports malfunction to machine adjuster.
  • Cleans paper scraps and waste materials from machine, using brush.
  • Places coil of tipping material on spindle and fills hopper with filters when making filter-, cork-, straw-, or ivory-tipped cigarettes.
  • Replaces full catching trays.
  • May be designated according to type of cigarette as filter-cigarette-making-machine operator.
Cigarette & Assembly Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Food Processing Workers, All Other

Job family population: 43,540

Estimated population of Cigarette & Assembly Machine Operator jobs: 12

Rate of error: 4.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Cigarette & Assembly Machine Operator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

SMT Machine Operator
May 5
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Operate the automated assembly line equipment which includes Ekra screen printer, Juki SMT ... Previous electronic/machine operator experience a preferred. Looking for motivated self starter.
SMT (Surface Mount Technology) Machine Operator - ISO Custom Electronics Manufacturer (HP#319592)
May 4
Glendale Heights, IL, USA
Barton Staffing Solutions
We' re hiring SMT Machine Operators. Come work in the plant at one of the best employers in the ... In this role, you will operate SMT machines specific to assembly and apply your skills and ...
Machine Operator
May 14
Kenosha, WI, USA
Express Employment Professionals - WI
Assembly Contact Renee for more job details. All positions are temp to hire, starting at $11.00/hr. on 2nd and 3rd shift. Renee Dehne Senior On-Site Staffing Consultant 1300 S. Greenbay Rd Suite 200 ...
2nd Shift Machine Operator $14-18/hr
Apr 26
Addison, IL, USA
Great company looking to hire a second shift Machine Operators who have prior machine operations ... Working in production/assembly line manufacturing environment. Read and understand simple work ...
Production Machine Operator - All Shifts!
Mar 26
Wheeling, IL, USA
FlexiCorps, Inc
What does a Machine Operator do? * Maintain a clean and organized work area to facilitate ... Follow detailed assembly instructions, processes and procedures Compensation: $13.00- $14.00 Shifts
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