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Dairy Processing Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$49,026 (USD)

Average Salary

$24/hr

Average Hourly

$765

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Dairy Processing Operator is $49,026 a year and $24 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Dairy Processing Operator is between $36,359 and $59,600. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Dairy Processing Operator. 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:
  • Operates continuous flow or vat-type equipment to process milk, cream, and other dairy products, following specified methods and formulas.
  • Connects pipes between vats and processing equipment.
  • Assembles fittings, valves, bowls, plates, disks, impeller shaft, and other parts to equipment with wrench to prepare for operation.
  • Turns valves to pump sterilizing solution and rinse water through pipes and equipment, and sprays vats with atomizer.
Dairy Processing Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 48,450

Estimated population of Dairy Processing Operator jobs: 7,695

Rate of error: 2.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$56,834
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

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 2,705,994 (2018), 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...

Dairy Processing Operator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Manager, U.S. Corporate Responsiblity
May 6
Lincolnshire, IL, USA
Saputo Cheese USA
Even though weve grown into the second largest dairy processor in the US and one of the top ten ... Fostering organizational alignment to The Saputo Promise by linking SCUSAs annual operating plan to ...
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