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Die Press Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$44,426 (USD)

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Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Die Press Operator is $44,426 a year and $21 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Die Press Operator is between $33,490 and $53,512. 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

  • Cuts out parts of specified size and shape from materials, such as cardboard, cloth, leather, mica, paper, plastic, or rubber, using die cutting machines.
Die Press Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Tool and Die Makers

Job family population: 73,510

Estimated population of Die Press Operator jobs: 554

Rate of error: 2.0%

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...

Die Press Operator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Large Format Flatbed/Banner Press Operators
Apr 12
Franklin Park, IL, USA
Experience operating Large Format Flatbed & Banner Press & Digital Die Cutter (Knowledge/skill with Durst, Agfa, HP & Zund, Adobe Suite, Apogee, Caldera & Color Gate a plus) Ability to follow ...
Die Punch Press Setup Operator ( 2nd Shift)
Apr 18
Carpentersville, IL, USA
Creative Resource Personnel, Inc
Occasionally-instruct operator as to special job conditions or safety precautions. Notify ... Requirements: · Must have a minimum of 2 years of punch press set-up experience. · Know how to ...
Punch Press Setup / Operator - $18 / hr
May 15
Wauconda, IL, USA
A metal stamping company in Wauconda is looking for an experienced punch press die setter for a contract-to-hire opportunity. Flexible overtime available. First shift: 6:00am -2:20pm -Must have ...
Setup Man/Die Setter - Transfer Press/Progressive Die
Apr 27
Wood Dale, IL, USA
Twinplex Stamping Co
... and die clearances according to material type and thickness and when sharpening or polishing ... Operating most tool room machinery such as a polishing lathe and perform mill and grinding ...
Tool Room Operator
May 9
Chicago, IL, USA
H&K Perforating LLC
Job Summary - Tool Room Operator - Chicago Division H&K Perforating LLC is an established and ... Lubricate press · Perform housekeeping around machine area. · Maintain Quality Control of Die ...
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