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Cushion Maker Hand Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$49,188 (USD)

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Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Cushion Maker Hand is $49,188 a year and $24 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Cushion Maker Hand is between $36,479 and $59,798. 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

  • Forms and lines parts for use in jewelry and instrument cases, performing any combination of following duties: glues specified fabric on cardboard blanks to make lining base.
  • Inserts cotton pad in lining to form cushion.
  • Places glue-coated fabric on precut metal strip in jig and pulls handle of heating device to fold and seal fabric around strip to form bracelet-type watch holder.
  • Places covered bracelet band on metal cylinder and shapes by hand or in groove of forming device and turns handle to shape band around form.
  • Inserts wire spring in lining pad and positions pad and bracelet on holders in fixture.
  • Pulls feeder that picks up and fits spring into groove on bracelet.
  • Pulls lever of fastening device to press spring in place and fasten bracelet to pad or inserts bracelet into groove by hand.
  • Records number and type of parts made.
  • May be designated according to specific part made as bracelet-form coverer; bracelet former; cushion maker, hand; lining maker, hand; pad assembler.
Cushion Maker Hand Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Tool and Die Makers

Job family population: 73,510

Estimated population of Cushion Maker Hand jobs: 30

Rate of error: 2.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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