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Concrete Mixer Helper Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$36,032 (USD)

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Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Concrete Mixer Helper is $36,032 a year and $17 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Concrete Mixer Helper is between $27,565 and $42,961. 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

  • Performs following duties to facilitate making wallboard (plasterboard): puddles plaster slurry discharged from mixing machine, using puddling stick, and spreads it evenly for feeding into machine that combines slurry and paper into wallboard.
  • Observes flow and squeezes flexible discharge nozzle (boot) of mixing machine to prevent formation of lumps in slurry.
  • Scrapes hardened slurry from edge guides and smoothing bars.
  • Scoops sample of slurry in cylinder, weighs it, and sets sample aside for specified period to determine consistency (slump).
  • Places sample under testing needle that drops from specified height and indicates on dial depth of penetration to determine hardness (set) of core.
  • Records test results and reports defects to supervisor.
  • Clears jams on wallboard machine and cleans work area.
  • Participates in splicing paper and in repairing wallboard and mixing machines.
Concrete Mixer Helper Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Helpers--Production Workers

Job family population: 402,140

Estimated population of Concrete Mixer Helper jobs: 539

Rate of error: 2.0%

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...

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