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Deposition Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$40,100 (USD)

Average Salary

$19/hr

Average Hourly

$589

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Deposition Operator is $40,100 a year and $19 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Deposition Operator is between $30,351 and $48,137. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Deposition 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 electroless plating equipment that immerses printed circuit board (pcb) panels into series of chemical tanks to clean, rinse, and deposit metal plating on panels to improve electrical conductivity and facilitate solder connections in production of PCB's.
  • Turns valves to fill tanks with solutions to specified levels.
  • Loads panels onto dipping racks and attaches racks to bar, hoist, overhead crane, or holding fixture.
  • Sets timer for deposition cycle.
  • Keys data into computer keyboard, presses buttons or pulls levers to activate equipment that moves racks of panels through tanks, or lowers racks into tanks manually.
  • Observes gauges and adjusts valves on tanks to maintain required temperature.
  • Removes pcb upon completion of deposition cycle.
  • May compute length of deposition cycle, using calculator.
  • May add chemicals to tanks.
  • May be designated according to type of coating applied.
Deposition Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 37,200

Estimated population of Deposition Operator jobs: 434

Rate of error: 3.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$46,487
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

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...

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