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Dump Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$46,830 (USD)

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Last updated: June 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Dump Operator is $46,830 a year and $23 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Dump Operator is between $34,730 and $56,884. 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

  • Operates and tends mechanical or electrical dumping equipment to dump materials, such as grain, raw materials, coal, or ore, from mine cars, railroad cars, or trucks into bins or onto conveyor for storage, reloading, or further processing, using one of two separate methods.
Dump Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Material Moving Workers, All Other

Job family population: 25,990

Estimated population of Dump Operator jobs: 665

Rate of error: 4.0%

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 2,705,994 (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...

Dump Operator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Bakery Mixer Operator
Jun 24
Schaumburg, IL, USA
Staffinders, Inc. Chicago
Operates auxiliary equipment to hoist and dump dough for further processing. * Cleans mixer and ... Bakery Mixer Operator Skills and Experience: * One to three months of food manufacturing or ...
Sm Equipment Operator
Jun 18
Chicago, IL, USA
... Dump containers, bins, and gaylords of materials. • Read loading, unloading sheets and bills of ... Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance ...
Business Unit Manager
Apr 30
Westmont, IL, USA
Bridge Professional Services
... risk to DDD. (dump/destroy/donate) * The duties and responsibilities described are not a ... Comfort operating in a lean organization * Demonstrated track record of accomplishing objectives ...
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