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Corrugated Combining Machine Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$48,722 (USD)

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Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Corrugated Combining Machine Operator is $48,722 a year and $23 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Corrugated Combining Machine Operator is between $36,133 and $59,231. 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

  • Sets up and operates machine to corrugate and face paperboard to form corrugated paperboard material for containers: positions rolls of paperboard on machine feedrack, using hydraulic hoist.
  • Threads paperboard through feed, tension, corrugating, and gluing rollers, and fills glue reservoirs.
  • Starts machine and turns dials, wheels, and valves to adjust machine running speed, tension on pressure rolls, temperature of drying belt, and to synchronize speed of feed rolls.
  • Records production data from yardage indicator.
  • May operate machine that corrugates and combines three sheets and be designated double-facing-corrugating-machine operator; or two sheets and be designated single-facing-corrugating-machine operator.
  • May operate machine to line paperboard with paper only and be designated board-lining-machine operator.
Corrugated Combining Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Food Processing Workers, All Other

Job family population: 43,540

Estimated population of Corrugated Combining Machine Operator jobs: 102

Rate of error: 4.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Corrugated Combining Machine Operator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Machine Operator
May 17
Pleasant Prairie, WI, USA
L&M Corrugated Container Corporation
L&M Corrugated Container Corp. is a rapidly growing company that designs, manufactures, and distributes corrugated packaging. We are seeking Experienced Full-Time Production Machine Operators to ...
Machine Operator
May 7
Carol Stream, IL, USA
Now Hiring Day Shift Machine Operators in Carol Stream! Temp to Permanent Hire position Monday ... Manually feeding corrugated board into a machine. * Manually removing excess corrugated trim from ...
Flexo Folder Gluer/Rotary Die Cutter / Machine Operator - 1st shift
Mar 26
Wood Dale, IL, USA
Champion Container Corporation
You will perform operational activities in a corrugated manufacturing environment while ensuring excellent quality control. We are seeking Machine Operators to join our team! You will perform ...
Machine Operator 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Available!!
Mar 1
Sauk Village, IL, USA
Pratt Industries
Maximize the utilization of equipment by operating the machinery at available capacity and speed. ... Pratt Industries is one of the largest corrugated packaging companies in America, with ...
Scanning Operator
Apr 17
Chicago, IL, USA
Exela Technologies
Duties: • Scanning docs into Opex machine • Processing mail • Some lifting involved • ... leader combining industry-specific and industry-agnostic enterprise software and solutions with ...
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