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Counter Hand Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$37,766 (USD)

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Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Counter Hand is $37,766 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Counter Hand is between $28,777 and $45,183. 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

  • Counts sheets of paper, using fingers to separate fanned edges into groups of threes, fours, or fives, to facilitate counting.
  • Separates sheets into units of specified quantity and stacks units on pallets or conveyors.
  • May collate covers with filler sheets to facilitate fabrication of tablets.
Counter Hand Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Counter Hand jobs: 301

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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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...

Counter Hand Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Carpenter/ Carpenter Apprentice
May 1
University Park, IL, USA
Mechanically inclined: use of hand, air/power tools (drills, impact wrenches, c-clamp and rivet ... Builds and installs cabinets and laminate counter tops * Installs cove base and trim * Lays out and ...
Warehouse Associate
May 15
Carol Stream, IL, USA
WESCO Distribution
Also responsible for counter sales, inventory accuracy, housekeeping, maintaining safety standards ... hand tools. mental requirements: • Employee required to problem-solve. Additional Details: At ...
Mobile Service Technician - Mechanic
Apr 26
Chicago, IL, USA
The Home Depot Rental
... hand. The Home Depot Rental operates in over 1100 locations of The Home Depot across the US and ... counter sales, customer service, etc.) · Landscape/construction background a definite plus · ...
QC Auditor/Inspector
May 20
East Chicago, IN, USA
Hoist Material Handling Inc.
... required and develops counter measures. · Provides technical assistance to assembly and ... hand and power tools of all types and a variety of other equipment and instruments. · Performs ...
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