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Fabric Finishing Machine Operator Salary
in Illinois, United States

$26,520 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Fabric Finishing Machine Operator is $26,520 a year and $13 an hour in Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Fabric Finishing Machine Operator is between $20,936 and $30,919. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Illinois, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Operates machines to apply finishing solution to narrow fabrics, such as elastic, labels, ribbon, or tape: measures and mixes ingredients for finishing solution in storage vat or can, following formula.
  • Turns valve to admit solution to trough of machine or pours or dips solution from can into trough.
  • Ties, pins, or staples ends of fabric to leader in machine or threads ends through rollers (pads) and drying cans.
  • Feels finished fabric to determine degree of dryness and turns handwheels or knobs to regulate speed at which fabric passes through machine.
  • Observes fabric finish to determine conformance to standards and turns handwheel or replaces weights to regulate pressure of rollers or drying cans.
Fabric Finishing Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Illinois, United States

Job family: Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and Tenders

Job family population: 9,800

Estimated population of Fabric Finishing Machine Operator jobs: 2

Rate of error: 5.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Illinois, United States

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Description: Illinois ( (listen) IL-ə-NOY) is a state in the Midwestern and Great Lakes regions of the United States. It has the fifth largest gross domestic product (GDP), the sixth largest population, and the 25th largest land area of all U.S. states. Illinois has been noted as a microcosm of the entire United States. With Chicago in northeastern Illinois, small industrial cities and immense agricultural productivity in the north and center of the state, and natural resources such as coal, timber, and petroleum in the south, Illinois has a diverse economic base, and is a major transportation hub. Chicagoland, Chicago's metropolitan...

Fabric Finishing Machine Operator Job Listings for Illinois, United States

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Jun 5
Pingree Grove, IL, USA
FlexiCorps, Inc
What does a Molding Machine Operator do ... Read a ruler and follow finishing procedures necessary to produce quality parts. * Keep work area ...
Machine Operator Assembly
Jun 6
West Chicago, IL, USA
Norix Furniture
Experience with operating industrial machinery is required and a background in roto molding is ... Measuring & loading ingredients, Running Roto Mold machine(s), Finishing process, Packing ...
RotoMold Operator Machine Operator 19-00020
May 23
Hampshire, IL, USA
ESPO Engineering Corp
Machine Operator Rotomold Operator Location: Elgin, IL Pay Rate: $12-14/hr Duration of Job ... Ability to read ruler and follow finishing procedures necessary to produce quality parts * Keep ...
Machine Operator
May 31
Wheeling, IL, USA
Viant , a leading manufacturer of medical devices, is looking for a Machine Operator to join their ... Loads component materials into product specific tools and/or performs finishing operations. * Reads ...
Machine Operator
Apr 27
Dixon, IL, USA
UPM Raflatac is looking for a Machine Operator who will be responsible for operating coating and/or ... Come be a part of our growing team at UPM Raflatac!' - Boyd Lambrigtsen, Assistant Finishing ...
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