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Container Packer Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$32,755 (USD)

Average Salary

$16/hr

Average Hourly

$413

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Container Packer Operator is $32,755 a year and $16 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Container Packer Operator is between $25,291 and $38,820. 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

Description:
  • Tends machine that packs and seals cartons of cigarettes in shipping cases: starts machine and conveyor belt and observes flow of cartons on conveyor to determine whether cartons are filled and sealed according to specifications and that date stamp is legible.
  • Removes defective cartons.
  • Shapes collapsible cases and places open end of case over mouthpiece of packing unit, or loads blank shipping cases onto feed magazine.
  • May adjust counting and weighing mechanism on packing machine.
Container Packer Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

Job family population: 392,910

Estimated population of Container Packer Operator jobs: 8,169

Rate of error: 1.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$37,972
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

About Chicago, Illinois

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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...

Container Packer Operator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Communications Manager
May 7
Glenwood, IL, USA
Morrison Container Handling Solutions
... operating manuals for our custom designed container handling equipment and distribute to our ... packing crates, setup/break down booth, and provide support services where needed. • Branding
Machine Operator- Cups- Nights
May 22
Saint Charles, IL, USA
Pactiv
Maintains adequate supply of mineral oil and silicone in the proper containers. At Pactiv ... Our global force of almost 12,000 team members allows us to supply packers, processors ...
Wood Crates/Skids Makers
May 15
Elmhurst, IL, USA
D/C Exports
... Packer. Job Description: Fabricates wooden crates/skids/containers; Packs such items as heavy ... Becomes a certified powered industrial truck operator * Drives company vehicles to/from job sites ...
Wood Crates/Skids Makers
May 22
Schaumburg, IL, USA
D/C Exports
... Packer. Job Description: Fabricates wooden crates/skids/containers; Packs such items as heavy ... Becomes a certified powered industrial truck operator * Drives company vehicles to/from job sites ...
Wood Crates/Skids Makers
May 15
Des Plaines, IL, USA
D/C Exports
... Packer. Job Description: Fabricates wooden crates/skids/containers; Packs such items as heavy ... Becomes a certified powered industrial truck operator * Drives company vehicles to/from job sites ...
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