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Collating Machine Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$41,055 (USD)

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Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Collating Machine Operator is $41,055 a year and $20 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Collating Machine Operator is between $31,283 and $49,117. 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

  • Operates and prepares collating machine to perform functions such as assembling and perforating, stapling, gluing, folding, or cutting sheets of paper, forms, or signatures in specified sequence to form sets, following job specifications.
Collating Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Print Binding and Finishing Workers

Job family population: 48,680

Estimated population of Collating Machine Operator jobs: 5,030

Rate of error: 2.9%

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 2,716,450 (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...

Collating Machine Operator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Machine Operator
May 24
Chicago, IL, USA
First Staff Services
Experienced Machine Operator needed ASAP! Chicago, IL, North Side Permanent Hire position $17+/hr. depending on experience OT available Requirements: * Experience with Bobst machines/equipment or ...
Machine Operator $14-15/hr
May 22
Chicago, IL, USA
... operators and brake press. This is a 1st shift position 6am-2:30pm starting at $15/hr. ... Set up and operate band saws as well as monitor machine, adjusting speed and tension to ensure ...
Machine Operator 1st and 2nd Shift!
May 22
Morton Grove, IL, USA
Great well-established manufacturing company looking to add a 1st shift Machine Operator. You will be trained on Small Punch Press. Hours are 6am-2:30pm Monday-Friday & 2pm-12:30am Monday-Thursday ...
Machine Operator
May 20
Hodgkins, IL, USA
Alternative Staffing Inc
Job Description Machine Operators needed to work in a Co-packer of dry goods. Familiarity working in a food environment is preferred but not required. Saturdays are mandatory. Experience with food ...
Machine Operator
May 17
Franklin Park, IL, USA
Randstad USA -Chicago
Machine Operator Location: Franklin Park, IL Pay Rate: $14.25 per hour Shift: 4:30 AM to 12:30 PM , 40 to 50 hour work week **20 minute paid lunch and a 10 minute paid break** **NOT public ...
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